Captain Kolby: T-Birds name Kolby Fellinger captain and Ouellet and Truchan as assistants

By Matt Stefano Felly is going to wear the ‘C’! The Soo Thunderbirds have announced on Tuesday that they have named third-year defenceman Kolby Fellinger as their team captain for the 2023-2024 season. “Kolby was a natural choice for us,” said Soo Thunderbirds head coach Cole Jarrett, who has been coaching Fellinger since the 2021-2022 […]

Kolby Fellinger is returning to the T-Birds

By Matt Stefano Felly is back! The Soo Thunderbirds have announced on Monday that defenceman Kolby Fellinger will be returning to the team for the 2023-2024 season. Fellinger, who is a 2003-birth-year defenceman, will also be entering his final season of junior hockey. “It’s great to welcome back such an important piece to our team […]

Fellinger gets traded to Renfrew

By Matt Stefano One of the Fellinger brothers is on the move. The Soo Thunderbirds have announced on Friday that they have made their first trade of the offseason, as they have traded defenceman Austin Fellinger to the CCHL’s Renfrew Wolves in exchange for a player development fee. “I’m excited to be heading down to […]

They’re going back: Thunderbirds heading back to the NOJHL final

By Matt Stefano For a team that does not have home ice advantage this year in the playoffs, the Soo Thunderbirds are sure making the most of their playoff road games. And thanks to another road victory, the Soo Thunderbirds are now going back to the NOJHL final! On Thursday night, the Soo Thunderbirds improved […]

T-Birds announce their 2022-2023 team award winners

By Matt Stefano As the Soo Thunderbirds get to begin their NOJHL West Division final series tonight in Greater Sudbury, the T-Birds have announced yesterday their team award winners for the 2022-2023 regular season. This year’s award winners were Jackson Truchan (Rookie of the Year), Anton Petrovskiy (Hardest Working Player), Don Stares (T-Birds Staff Award), […]

Fellinger brothers lead Thunderbirds past Red Wings

By Matt Stefano It was a great night for the Fellinger brothers (Austin and Kolby) on Friday night in Elliot Lake! On Friday night, brothers Austin and Kolby Fellinger led the way offensively with two points each as the Soo Thunderbirds doubled up the Elliot Lake Red Wings by a score of 4-2 in front […]

Thunderbirds open up their 24th season tonight against the Eagles

By Matt Stefano Tonight’s the night! Your defending Copeland Cup McNamara Trophy champion Soo Thunderbirds will officially kick off their 2022-2023 regular season tonight at 7:00 p.m., when they take on their cross-border rivals the Soo Eagles at the John Rhodes. Tonight’s game will also be the first time these two clubs will meet since […]

Austin Fellinger signs with the Thunderbirds

By Matt Stefano Another Fellinger is joining the Bird nest! The Soo Thunderbirds have announced today that they have signed 2005-birth-year defenceman Austin Fellinger for the 2022-2023 season. “It’s a great feeling to be able to play here in the Soo,” Fellinger said. “I know the Thunderbirds coaching staff will keep me in the best […]

Soo Thunderbirds 2021-2022 regular season review: By The Numbers

By Matt Stefano The 2021-2022 regular season is now officially in the books and for the Soo Thunderbirds, it was nothing but a successful one! And as we get set for postseason action which is just under a week away, let’s take a look at some of the things our Soo Thunderbirds did during the […]

Thunderbirds keep on rocking with overtime win over Rock

By Matt Stefano The Birds keep on rocking! On Saturday night, the Soo Thunderbirds extended their winning streak to 13 straight games as they defeated the Timmins Rock by a score of 4-3 in overtime at McIntyre Arena in Timmins. The Thunderbirds, who picked up their 13th straight win on Saturday night, also gave themselves […]

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