Check out the article in the London Community News written by Jonathon Brodie with photos by Mike Maloney
Come out to Nichols Arena to cheer on your London Blue Devils as they try to get back in the win column. Game time is 4:00PM bring everyone you know to the game.
The Blue Devils once again made the trek to deepesrt darkest Chatham-Kent to take on the Wallaceburg Red Devils. With several key players missing the boys took the flor with vigor, scoring with just 6 seconds off the clock.
Wallaceburg came on strong leading 4-1 after 1. The gap widened to 8-2 by the end of 2. London tried to rally in the third but it was too litle to late as the boys ran into some penalty problems. Final from Wallaceburg 10-6 in the Red Devils favour.
Next up the Niagara Thunderhawks storm into Nichols Sunday afternoon. Gamw time is 4:00PM
A Saturday road trip to Wellington Centre for the Blue Devils saw rhe rerurn of Zach Grace. A slow start for the boys as they gave up an early 3-0 lead, they answered back with 4 unanswered goals to close out the first period leading 4-3 at the break.
The Blue Devils would tally twice more before the Mohawks would add one on the scoreboard. A back and forth battle in the second the Blue Devils widened their lead to 8-5 by the end of the period.
A determined Mohawk team came our for the third period, however an equally determined Blue Devil squad showed up as well. Final score London 11 Elora 7, a big win for the Blue Devils, taking them to 3 & 1 on the season.
Next up Divisional rival comes to town Sunday May 12 7:00 pm . Its Mother’s day so don’t forget to bring mom to the game.
This week you’ll have 2 opportunities to come to Nichols and cheer on the Blue Devils at home. Wednesday May 8th the Point Edward Pacers trot to town for a rematch of last weeks game, face off at 7:30 PM. And then again on Sunday May 12th as the Windsor Clippers sail in to town for their first match up of the season. Celebrate Mother’s day by bringing her to a lacrosse game, the game starts at 7:00 PM. NOTE SEASON TICKET HOLDERS THERE IS A MISPRINT ON THE TICKETS FOR SUNDAY’S GAME – The Game Starts at 7:00PM not the 8:00PM time on the tickets.
The team also has two roadies in the 8 day span. Saturday May 11a trip to Elora to visit with the Mohawks, game time 7:00PM. To close up the 8 days its the Clash of the Devils: Part Two as the Blue Devils travel back to Wallaceburg Wednesday May 14th to take on the Red Devils, game time in Wallaceburg 8:00PM.