Hurricanes open season with decisive win


hurricanes_logoThe Hamilton Hurricanes got their Ontario Football Conference Junior season off to a positive start, posting a 48-24 win over the visiting Twin City Predators on Saturday (Aug. 17).

They look to pick up win No. 2 on Sunday (Aug. 25) against the GTA Bears at Chinguacousy Park in Brampton.

Matt Coates had several receptions for a league leading total of 162 yards and three Hurricanes touchdowns, which earned him the honour of Week 1 OFC Offensive Player of the Week.

Matt, in his final season, has been described by the Hurricanes as a great athlete and someone who’s a big game and big play performer.