The Hay River Minor Hockey Association capped off an eventful season with its annual awards banquet on April 16. A large contingent of players, coaches, volunteers and parents packed the upstairs of the Royal Canadian Legion for a banquet and an opportunity to acclaim individual players for their outstanding performances. Atom, peewee, bantam and […]
The Hay River Huskies hockey team emerged victorious at the annual Huskies Hay River Bantam Invitational Tournament held Jan. 5 & 6. Playing against two teams from Yellowknife and one from High Level, the Huskies beat the High Level North Stars in the final by a score of 4-2. Dawson McMeekin was named the game’s […]
The seventh-annual Hockey Charity Corporate Challenge raised $2,500 for Secret Santa, a Christmas collection for needy families. In a nail-biter finale on Dec. 9, the Kingland Group team beat Ecole Boreale by a score of 14-13. Two other teams took part in the mini-tournament: Northwest Territories Power Corporation (NTPC) and Rowe’s Construction, which finished […]
More hockey fans filled the stands on Sunday than for a seat-gripping final game this past Saturday. Having won game 16 against the Hay River Shockers, the Hay River Ptarmigan Huskies moved on to game 18 against Fort Providence. J.J. Hirst scored first against Fort Providence and Steve Rosendahl scored second tying the teams up.
It was a virtual revolving door last weekend of hockey bags, hockey players, and an outstanding and dedicated group of coaches reticent to toot their own horns. The Hay River Minor Hockey Association hosted 132 players from across the territory at the 2011 Ice Breaker Hockey Development camp from Oct. 7-10. The camp is […]
Hockey players in Hay River and around the territory will soon have the chance to break some ice, better. The Hay River Minor Hockey Association will be hosting the 2011 Ice Breaker Hockey Development Camp from Oct. 7-10 here in town.
It may not be first, but it’s close. The Ptarmigan Inn Huskies recently returned from the 2011 First Air Recreational Hockey Championships in Yellowknife as champions of the Labbats “B” division. The minor hockey team started their lead off early on April 22 against Carls Carpet Cleaning with a 3-1 win in game one. Goalie […]
Along with 38 teams and a Don Cherry impersonator, great sunny weather made the third annual Polar Pond Hockey tournament another great success. Three general team pools along with a women’s pool and old timer pool played on eight rinks on the river at the Fisherman’s Wharf this past weekend, with proceeds going towards a […]
Despite some game changing plays by the Hay River Huskies during this weekend’s novice tournament, they were unable to come out on top after a 6-1 loss in the final to High Level. The Huskies were able to turn around their game against Yellowknife late on Saturday, recovering from a 4-1 deficit. The goals just […]