Colin Percy


Norwich Merchants have perfect 3-for-3 hockey weekend

The Norwich Merchants had been playing tight hockey games in recent weeks, but coming up on the losing end including a pair of 5-3 losses to Ayr and Tavistock to close out October. They looked to get things back on track with three games in three nights to open November.

Norwich Merchants win two of three weekend games

It has not been the ideal start for the Norwich Merchants in the early part of the season with the squad only amassing three points in the first six games of the year. They had an opportunity to change that with three games in three nights over the Oct. 14 weekend.

Merchants lose to Braves and Mounties

The Norwich Merchants closed out September with a whimper after dropping games to Tavistock and Paris over the Sept. 30 weekend.

Delhi Travellers Ethan Hurst, right, controls the puck in front of Norwich Merchants Seth Lamoure in Norwich on Fridaym Sept. 22. Norwich won 2-0 and then tied the New Hamburg Firebirds 3-3.

Merchants rebound from opening loss

The Norwich Merchants 50th season kicked off in almost perfect fashion after the team's Fan Fest went over extremely positive and the Nor-Del Arena was packed with fans. The only damper was a 5-3 loss to Woodstock in the homer opener.

Merchants close out pre-season, start 50th season

Training camp has wrapped up, the exhibition schedule has closed and the Norwich Merchants turn their attention to the 50th season which kicks off Saturday night on home ice against the Woodstock Navy Vets.

Merchants put Firebirds on brink of elimination

The Norwich Merchants kicked off the playoffs with back to back wins and looked to take a commanding 3-0 lead when they traveled to New Hamburg for Game 3 of their quarterfinal series against the Firebirds on Friday night, Feb. 10.

Merchants lead Firebirds 2-0 in quarterfinal series

The Norwich Merchants rode into the playoffs riding high after ending the season by winning nine of 11 games and their prize was a first round playoff date against a familiar foe – the New Hamburg Firebirds.

Norwich Merchants in tight battle for fifth place

Heading into the Norwich Merchants' recent slate of games was a pair of teams breathing down Norwich's neck in the Doherty Division standings – the Woodstock Navy Vets and the Tavistock Braves.

Merchants lose to Paris but beat Wellesley

The Norwich Merchants looked to continue their climb up the Doherty Division standings while trying to put some distance between clubs lower than them with a pair of games against Paris and Wellesley.

Norwich Merchants crush Burford Bulldogs

The start to the second half of the Norwich Merchants' season couldn't have gone much better as their lone game this weekend saw the boys in red and white dominate the Burford Bulldogs on home ice.

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Norwich Merchants on a roll

On Oct. 13, following a loss to Ayr, the Norwich Merchants were sitting in eighth place with a 2-7 record. Since they're 7-2 and now sit in a tie for fourth place in the Doherty Division Standings following a pair of victories this past weekend on home ice.

Merchants fall to Vets, defeat Braves

Round one of the Battle of 59 between the Norwich Merchants and Woodstock Navy Vets Oct. 21 went to the blue and white of Woodstock.