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Tag Archives: Elk Point Avalanche

Hockey Day in Elk Point

Tales from the Timebox: February 11th, 2020 Image: Micro-Novice Avalanche celebrating Hockey Day in Canada  Micro-Novice Avalanche       What better way to spend hockey day in Canada than down at the rink. The Micro-Novice parents and players did just that hosting a eight team tournament for the little …

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Show Time

Tales from the Timebox: February 4th, 2020 Pictured: Elk Point Micro-Novice Avalanche at Roger’s Place in Edmonton Micro-Novice at Roger’s Place Off to the bright light on Saturday morning, the Micro Novice team traveled into Edmonton play in a mini tournament that was held at  the Rogers Center before the …

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Quick Change

Tales from the Timebox: January 28th, 2020 Image: Dewberry Female Midget Wild One thing that I notice from the timebox is how most kids will stay out on the ice way too long on a shift. Sometimes two or three minutes go by before the coaches can get their attention …

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Deep Freeze

Tales from the Timebox: January 14th, 2020 Image: Elk Point Novice Avalanche in action Looks like this deep freeze is here to stay for a while. Unless you’re in Florida the best place to spend a weekend when it’s this wicked cold is in a hockey arena. It’s true, ours …

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Starting to Gel

Tales from the Timebox: January 11th, 2020 Happy New Year, all the best to you and yours  in 2020. I hope that you can see clearly now after the big celebrations. Thanks for all the nice birthday wishes from all my friends and family and fans! My phone was dinging …

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Home Sweet Home

Tales from the Timebox: December 10th, 2019 Image: Atom Avalanche Not a bad way to spend the weekend. Save gas. Play at your home rink, but a lot of work all the same.  Atom Avalanche The Atom Avalanche parents did a fantastic job of hosting the first tournament of the …

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Road Warriors

Tales from the Timebox: November 21st, 2019 Friday night with the freezing rain in the forecast the Bantam Avalanche cancelled their game against the visiting Lloydminster Blazers. Peewee Avalanche The Peewee Avalanche traveled to Onion Lake on Saturday afternoon to take on the Chiefs losing 6-4. The last goal was …

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Slip n’ Slide

Tales from the Timebox: October 29, 2019 The roads were horrible late Sunday afternoon. Lucky for us all of our teams played at home on Sunday and most of the games ended  before the wet snow/rain happened. You could have skated home Sunday evening right down the middle of the …

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Sticks and Stones

Tales from the Timebox Not a lot of action this past week but some really key games all the same. The midget Avalanche facing off against the Cold Lake Ice in the second round of provincial round robins. The Ice and Avalanche know each other very well playing in the …

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End of the Line

Tales from the Timebox: March 28th, 2017 Photo Credit: Brian Plunkie | Cover Photo: Lori Poitras This is so true. At the beginning of any provincial tournament, all a coach can ever ask of his players is to make it to Sunday for the semifinals. After that it’s a bonus …

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