Saturday , 19 June 2021

Cold Lake Bantam Hockey Provincials wraps up

Image credit: Cold Lake Minor Hockey Facebook page. The opening ceremonies Friday night at the Energy Centre.

The hockey season has come to an end for many teams in the region.

The Cold Lake Bantam Ice went 1-1-2 while hosting Bantam A Provincials at the Energy Centre this weekend.

Thursday night, Cold Lake lost with three seconds left 4-3 to eventual champs NWZ Outlaws from Edmonton 4-3.

A pair of ties on Friday sealed their fate that they would not advance to Sunday’s semifinal. They tied Sherwood Park 4-4 and with Westlock 2-2.

Saturday they whipped Lethbridge 11-2 in their final tournament game.

Cold Lake’s atom team reached the semi-final at Provincials in Calgary before bowing out.

Here’s some of the action from the weekend.

Cold Lake battles Westlock with Lexi and Dawson

Post-Game with Ice Coach Jason Harrison

Hockey Canada Board Member Kirk Lamb returns to his home of Cold Lake


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.