Friday , 27 May 2022
The St. Paul Canadiens celebrate a goal that led to a Game 1 win on home ice vs the Killam Wheat Kings.

Canadiens travel to Provincials, tourney starts today

The St. Paul Canadiens begin their push to be Junior B Provincial champs this weekend.

There are three days of round-robin games, which begin on Thursday for the Canadiens, as they take on the Beaumont Chiefs, the second team out of the Capital League at 4:15pm.

Then on Friday night, St. Paul will face the Cochrane Generals, the second team from the Heritage League at 7:00pm.

The last game of the round-robin for the Canadiens is Saturday at 12:30 when they faceoff against the Fort St. John Huskies of the North West league.

If St. Paul can finish top-2 in their pool, they’ll advance to the semifinals on Saturday night, with the medal games on Sunday.

All tournament game action can be seen on HNLive.ca.

Husband Chad will be doing pregame, intermission, and postgame interviews for the Canadiens, as well as the host Wainwright Bisons on Lakeland Connect’s Facebook page.

Michael Menzies will be doing some of the tournament games, including the Canadiens Friday night game against Cochrane.


About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. 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.