Sports

Niagara Falls Canucks' Ryan Mooney and St. Catharines Falcons Justin Felker do battle in Golden Horseshoe Conference junior B semifinal action Sunday. The Falcons won to advance to the conference finals against the Caledonia Corvairs. (Joe Cseh/Special to Postmedia Network)

Falcons heading to Golden Horseshoe finals

The St. Catharines Falcons battled their way through adversity against the Niagara Falls Canucks and now have the opportunity to take down the Caledonia Covairs in the Golden Horseshoe Conference finals.

Peterborough Petes' goalie Dylan Wells pokes the puck away from Niagara IceDogs' Oliver Castleman during Ontario Hockey League Eastern Conference quarter-final action Saturday night in Peterborough.Clifford Skarstedt/Peterborough Examiner/Postmedia Network

IceDogs trail series 0-2

The Niagara IceDogs weren't able to even their best-of-seven Ontario Hockey League quarter-final against the Peterborough Petes at one win apiece, but it wasn't for a lack of trying in the 6-3 loss.

Shawn Barbisan was a volleyball standout at Niagara College before beginning a nine-year professional career in Italy.

College adds three to hall of fame

A middle blocker who won medals in all but one of his four years playing volleyball at the post-secondary level is being inducted into the Niagara College Knights Hall of Fame.

An athlete from Ridgeway Crystal Beach High School participates on the uneven bars during the Zone 3, 4//SOSSA gymnastics competiton. Bob Tymczyszyn/Postmedia Network

Niagara sports roundup

Sir Winston Churchill’s Carlie White placed first overall in Level 6 and Lakeshore Catholic’s Susan Santillan in Level 2 after topping all four events – bars, beam, floor, vault – in points at the Southern Ontario Secondary Schools Association gymnastics championships.