Sioux Lookout Flyers pull out of re-match with Thunder Bay North Stars


THUNDER BAY – Sports – The latest from the Thunder Bay North Stars is that the Sioux Lookout Flyers have pulled out of tonight’s rematch with the North Stars.

The game was scheduled to start at 7:30PM. The Superior International Junior Hockey League announced late Wednesday afternoon that due to an unforeseeable set of unfortunate circumstances that tonight’s scheduled game tonight between the Thunder Bay North Stars and the Sioux Lookout Flyers has been postponed.

It was deemed the Flyers would not be able to ice a full line-up for the game due to a number of factors including injuries and player suspensions.

The league regrets having to postpone the contest, but felt it is in the best interest for the safety of the players.

A make-up date for this game will be announced at a later date once it is finalized.

The league apologizes for any inconvenience this may have caused.

SIJHL play will go ahead as scheduled this evening in Hoyt Lakes, Minn. however as the Minnesota Iron Rangers host the Fort Frances Lakers in a 7 p.m. start.