Lakers Sign Michael Woolley

The London Lakers have signed St. Thomas, ON native, Michael Woolley. Woolley spent the 2014-2015 with the GOJHL’s London Nationals. In the past, he’s also spent time with the Strathroy Rockets and St. Thomas Stars (GOJHL). Woolley also has a season of Junior A experience with the Cornwall Colts in the CCHL. “I’m extremely grateful for the opportunity to play another year of junior hockey … Continue reading Lakers Sign Michael Woolley

Lakers Make Big Splash With First Hire

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VIA: St. Thomas Times Journal

When the London Lakers take to the ice this fall a former NHLer will be behind the bench.

The Lakers have hired Jeff Zehr as head coach for the inaugural GMHL season. Zehr was drafted in the second round, 31st overall pick of the 1997 NHL entry draft. He played four years in the OHL, another four in the ECHL and three in the IHL. He played a total of four games in the NHL with the Boston Bruins. Continue reading “Lakers Make Big Splash With First Hire”

Blyth Academy Prep School Hockey Team

Cornerstone and Conacher Athletics are also pleased to announce that a new U18 Blyth Prep School Hockey Team will be launched this season. The London area team joins established  Blyth Prep Hockey teams with U18 and U16 teams operating out of Burlington, and Westwood arena in Toronto. The team will be managed locally by Total Package Hockey who will also provide team taining and development. … Continue reading Blyth Academy Prep School Hockey Team

Lakers announce tryout day May 3rd

LONDON LAKERS ARE A FIRST YEAR FRANCHISE in the GMHL JR A Hockey League this season. A franchise owned by Cornerstone Sports Group the same owners as the Cambridge Bears www.cambridgebearsjrahockey.ca and Halton Ravens www.haltonravensjrahockey.ca The first set of Spring Tryouts will be held May 3rd 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. go to the website for details and to register. The company saw great success this season with second year franchise … Continue reading Lakers announce tryout day May 3rd

Article on new Head Coach Jeff Zehr

(Photo: Times Herald) Jeff Zehr never completely left hockey, spending time during the past six years coaching his three sons. But this coming season, the former Port Huron Icehawks forward will be as involved in the sport as he’s been since retiring following the 2008-09 season. Zehr has been named the coach of the London Lakers, an expansion franchise in the Greater Metro Junior A … Continue reading Article on new Head Coach Jeff Zehr

Lakers Hire Coach Jeff Zehr

Head Coach Hiring The London Lakers have hired Jeff Zehr as head coach for the Lakers inaugural GMHL season. Jeff brings to the Lakers, a competitive drive, extensive experience as both a player and a coach having played games in the NHL, AHL, ECHL and other various professional leagues. “We are extremely excited to have somebody on board with our program such as Jeff.” Said … Continue reading Lakers Hire Coach Jeff Zehr