Windsor - Jul. 11, 2014: 2014 CHL Import Draft pick Markus Soberg has agreed to join the Windsor Spitfires for the 2014-15 season. The news was confirmed today by General Manager Warren Rychel, who travelled to Columbus with Spitfires President and Head Coach Bob Boughner to meet Soberg and his agent, in hopes of a deal. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jul. 11, 2014: On Friday, August 15th, a committee led by Bob and Jenn Boughner will host a Black Tie TailGate event at the WFCU Centre in support of Transition To Betterness and the community efforts of the Windsor Spitfires Foundation. The event will feature Nashville country music sensation Jake Maurer, great food and fun, along with Spits alumni
including: Steve Ott, Mike Weber, Taylor Hall, Zack Kassian, Cam Fowler, Adam Henrique and Eric Wellwood. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jul. 4, 2014: With the 29th pick in the 2014 CHL Import Draft, the Windsor Spitfires selected Markus Soberg, of Oslo, Norway, from Vastras Frolunda of the Swedish J20 Super Elit league. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jul. 4, 2014: General Manager Warren Rychel is pleased to announce prospect Nick Gauvin has committed to the club, joining the Windsor Spitfires by signing a standard player agreement and education package. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jun. 26, 2014: Through the Player Transfer Process instituted by the OHL, the Windsor Spitfires have been successful in claiming centreman Brandon Shea from the QMJHL. The eighteen year old brings size to the centre position, and the Spitfires are hoping this addition will provide the team with an edge when battling in front of the crease, as well as a player who can get back to help on 'd'. Only time will tell, but for us at HometownHockey, we are excited to see how the team does next season. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jun. 26, 2014: The Windsor Spitfires have released their 2014-15 season schedule. This upcoming campaign will begin with a slew of home games, with five of the first six being played at the WFCU Centre. Fans will have plenty of opportunities to see the Spits play in October and February as the team will host more opponents during these months than any other during the season. With plenty of new faces, as well as hometown favourites, the Spitfires should come out firing on all cylinders and give Windsor fans something to cheer about. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jun. 24, 2014: The Windsor Spitfires have added depth to their blue line by acquiring free agent defenseman Jalen Chatfield. The club will look to Chatfield to help fill some of the voids found in the Spitfires defence. The mobile defender has been pleasantly received by the Spitfires organization, who hope that the young player will get acquainted with league play quickly and efficiently. FULL STORY
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Windsor - Jun. 17, 2014: This year's Mickey Run, an event created to honour the life and memory of Windsor Spitfires' captain Mickey Renaud, was another phenomenal success. Altogether, the event raised over $14,000. All who attended took part in creating a sense of camaraderie that honoured Mickey's legacy. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jun. 12, 2014: The Windsor Spitfires have acquired the rights to studded left winger Luke Kirwan from the Guelph Storm. The Spitfires' brass is impressed by the young players talents, especially after the year he has had with the Under-17 American national team. Stay tuned for more information on Kirwan and his journey to becoming an official Windsor Spitfire. FULL STORY
Windsor - May. 27, 2014: What was originally a hefty suspension has now been deemed more suitable for Windsor Spitfires' forward Josh Ho-Sang. The original fifteen game suspension was lessened to six games Tuesday, May 27th after league officials met with Spitfires' brass. FULL STORY