Windsor - Apr. 12, 2019: Goaltender Xavier Medina has agreed to a standard Ontario Hockey
League Player and Education Package, general manager Warren Rychel has announced. Medina, 17, was the club's 3rd round selection (#59 overall) in the 2018 Ontario Hockey
League Priority Selection. FULL STORY
Windsor - Apr. 9, 2019: We can confirm that there are currently ongoing discussions related to
the potential sale of the Windsor Spitfires, which will ultimately be
subject to Ontario Hockey League (OHL) approval. It is expected that the team will remain in Windsor and that the hockey and administrative departments will remain
intact. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 29, 2019: The Windsor Spitfires competed hard on Thursday night in front of 2,889 fans at the WFCU Centre, but ultimately fell to the London Knights. London completed the four game sweep of the Spits, thus ending the season for Windsor. Tyler Angle and Connor Corcoran scored for Windsor, while Adam Boqvist (2), William Lochead, Kevin Hancock and Billy Moskal scored for London. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Mar. 15, 2019: By early in the second period the Windsor Spitfires found themselves down 3-0 to the Flint Firebirds. The Spits rallied to tie the game in the third but lost in the shootout on a goal by former Spit Cody Morgan. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 10, 2019: The Windsor Spitfires fell 4-1 on Saturday in Flint to the Firebirds. Meanwhile, the Erie Otters were 5-3 winners at home over the Mississauga Steelheads. As of today, the two teams are tied with 56 points for the final playoff spot in the OHL Western Conference. It should be interesting to watch these two teams over the final week of the OHL Season. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 4, 2019: Mike Miller, the radio play-by-play voice of the OHL’s Windsor Spitfires, has called it a career. In a press release issued by the team, Miller cites "a voice and vocal disorder from overuse that currently limits his ability to execute play-by-play at a high level" as the reason for his decision. His AM800 broadcast partner Frank Dayus will continue alongside Steve Bell, another familiar voice who is no stranger to fans of Spitfire hockey. FULL STORY
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Windsor - Mar. 3, 2019: On an afternoon that the Windsor Spitfires wore special jerseys to honour area first responders, the home team dropped a heart breaking game early in overtime. The Spits fell behind 3-1 by midway through the game. Windsor had a strong third period out-shooting their opponent 20-8. The team rallied to tie Kingston on goals by Luke Boka and Curtis Douglas. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 2, 2019: The longtime radio voice of the Spitfires has announced his retirement.
Mike Miller says the decision is the by-product of a voice and vocal disorder from overuse that currently limits his ability to execute play-by-play at a high level. The Toledo, Ohio native has called more than 800 Spitfire games over the past 11
seasons, including three Memorial Cup and two Ontario Hockey League championships FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Feb. 21, 2019: Paige Morton and her family drove 561 kilometres from Paris, Ontario to Ottawa to see Michael DiPietro play. Sadly, it wasn’t a game that DiPietro was scheduled to play in. He saw the sign that Paige had made and reached out. Mikey organized a tour of the 67’s dressing room, got her a signed stick and then invited her to skate on the Rideau Canal with the team on Saturday. FULL STORY