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Connor Sych, nominated for SJHL defenceman of the year, celebrates a win with goaltender Tyler Fuhr on Feb. 26
Connor Sych, nominated for SJHL defenceman of the year, celebrates a win with goaltender Tyler Fuhr on Feb. 26 Matt Kelly/battlefordsNOW Staff

Multiple North Stars nominated for league awards

By Craig Beauchemin
March 2, 2016 - 8:26am Updated: March 3, 2016 - 10:41am

The Battlefords North Stars season has seen them sit at, or near the top of the league standings for essentially the entire season.

It has resulted in a few of their players being recognized for their efforts throughout the grind of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League Season.

Troy Gerein battles along the boards against Laramie Kostelansky during the North Stars 5-2 win over Humbolt Tuesday night
Troy Gerein battles along the boards against Laramie Kostelansky during the North Stars 5-2 win over Humbolt Tuesday night Matt Kelly/battlefordsNOW Staff

North Stars clinch league pennant with win over Humboldt

By Craig Beauchemin
March 2, 2016 - 7:25am Updated: March 2, 2016 - 6:10pm

The Battlefords North Stars just needed to win one of their remaining three games, or have Melfort lose one of their last two games, to clinch the league pennant. They wasted no time in doing so, beating the Humboldt Broncos 5-2 at home Tuesday night.

The North Stars celebrate their 5-2 win over the Flin Flon Bombers Saturday night, their eighth win in a row.
The North Stars celebrate their 5-2 win over the Flin Flon Bombers Saturday night, their eighth win in a row. Matt Kelly/battlefordsNOW

North Stars set season high with eighth straight win

By Craig Beauchemin
February 28, 2016 - 2:21pm

The Battlefords North Stars were looking for another good outing against the Flin Flon Bombers after their 9-1 victory on Friday. Their offense continued to roll en route to a 5-2 victory Saturday night, the North Stars eighth straight win, which is a new season high.

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