June 9, 2017

For Immediate Release

Grand Falls-Windsor, NL- Hockey NL will be holding their Annual General Meeting at the Albatross Hotel in Gander beginning today Friday, June 9th, with the closing session on Sunday, June 11th.

This AGM brings together the Association’s Board of Directors, Life Members and representatives from all Minor Hockey Associations, as well as Female, Junior, and Senior Hockey delegates are in attendance to report on the past hockey season and to prepare for the 2017-2018 season.

This meeting will feature the opening session which will provide the opportunity for the branch executive and staff to highlight the successes and challenges in the last season. Each individual division of hockey will hold separate sessions on Saturday to report and prepare for their respective category of hockey.

Hockey NL will be holding their Annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Award Presentations on Saturday, June 10, 2017. There will be 6 new members of the Hockey Hall of Fame that will be officially inducted as well as presentations of several annual awards such as the President’s Award, Meritorious Awards, Female Promotional Award, Joe Byrne Development Honor Roll Award, Charlie McCarthy Memorial Award, and the Ron Healey Memorial Award.

Lee stated that it is very important to recognize our volunteers. “Volunteers are the backbone of our organization and it is fitting to honor them during our AGM”.

For a complete list of agendas, please visit:   http://www.hockeynl.ca/about/2014-hockey-nl-annual-general-meeting-2/

For more information please contact:


Craig Tulk

Executive Director, Hockey NL

P.O. Box 176

Grand Falls-Windsor, NL

A2A 2J4

[email protected]

709-489-5512 office

709-486-0442 cell

709-489-2273 fax