17th Annual Atlantic Challenge Cup Wrap-Up

Moncton, NB – The 17th Anniversary of the Atlantic Challenge Cup concluded this afternoon in Moncton, New Brunswick and it was another tremendous success.  The event had everything that a hockey fan would want to see and all games were very well attended by parents, the general public and a large number of scouts who took in games over the four days.

“This was another display of the talent which Atlantic Canada has to offer to the hockey world,” stated Louis Gaudet, Host Committee Chairperson.  “It was a great weekend of hockey for Atlantic Canada and it showed the type of talent that we have in our region.  Our players keep raising the bar each year and it is a sign that there are a lot of great things happening in the four Atlantic hockey branches.”

Listed below are the Gold, Silver, and Bronze medalists in each of the four divisions:

Male U14:

Gold – Nova Scotia

Silver – New Brunswick

Bronze – Newfoundland and Labrador

Male U15:

Gold – Nova Scotia

Silver – Prince Edward Island

Bronze – New Brunswick

Female U15:

Gold – New Brunswick

Silver – Nova Scotia

Bronze – Newfoundland and Labrador

Female U17:

Gold – New Brunswick

Silver – Nova Scotia

Bronze – Prince Edward Island

Results from the event are available at www.atlanticchallengecup.ca

After the Medal Games on Monday afternoon the Nike Sparq Hard Hat Awards were awarded to a player from each team which is determined by his/her teammates to be the player that has the most positive attitude, greatest work ethic and is a teammate of whom all are proud to be associated.   The winners are as follows:

Hockey New Brunswick

Male Under 14 – Samuel Bastille

Male Under 15 – Sam King

Female Under 15 – Grace Graham

Female Under 17 – Chloe Perley

Hockey Newfoundland and Labrador

Male Under 14 – Thomas Hagan

Male Under 15 – Blake Fudge

Female Under 15 – Laura Horwood

Female Under 17 – Brooke Noseworthy

Hockey Nova Scotia

Male Under 14 – Avery Warner

Male Under 15 – Keith Getson

Female Under 15 – Brette Pettet

Female Under 17 – Monica Morley

Hockey Prince Edward Island

Male Under 14 – Blake Jamieson

Male Under 15 – Riley Gallant

Female Under 15 – Jillian Lawless

Female Under 17 – Alyssa Ferguson


For More Information:

Nic Jansen

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