Sunday , 27 September 2020

All Hockey Canada events cancelled

Hockey Canada has cancelled all hockey events in a sweeping move to mitigate catching coronavirus on Thursday night.

That will include minor, junior, senior and sledge levels.

The Bonnyville Pontiacs season ended on Monday, and the Alberta Junior Hockey League season is suspended as well, the league announced today.

The anticipated NEAJBHL finals between the Lac La Biche Clippers and St. Paul Canadiens will also be cancelled.

Upcoming female bantam and midget hockey Provincials in Cold Lake will be affected.

The Cold Lake Wings season also came to an end today the WSHL determined.


About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connect Media. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.