Hockey PEI

Media Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 1, 2015

STAGE IS SET FOR THE 2015 MAJOR MIDGET ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIPS

Charlottetown, PE – After a long season and a lot of preparation, the stage is set for the 2015 Major Midget Atlantic Championships. The Kensington Wild will play host to the region at the Kensington Community Gardens from April 2-5th, 2015.

The championship will crown the top Major Midget team from the region who will represent the Atlantic Canada at the 2015 Telus Cup National Midget Hockey Championships April 20-26 in Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec.

Joining the host team Kensington Wild representing PEI is the Charlottetown Islanders who defeated Kensington in six games to capture the PEI Major Midget title.

Joining the Wild and Islanders are:

Moncton Flyers (Hockey NB)
Newbridge Academy Gladiators (Hockey NS)
St. John’s Maple Leafs (Hockey NL)
Charlottetown Islanders (Hockey PEI)
Kensington Wild (Host)

Beginning on Thursday, there will be 10 round robin games, followed by the Championship Game on Sunday April 5th at 1:00 pm. The official opening ceremonies will be Thursday at 7:30 pm.

For a full schedule and additional event information on the tournament, visit the official website at www.majormidgetatlantics.com

Follow the event on Twitter as well at @2015Major

All games will be broadcast on Bell Aliant Community One web stream. Games can be accessed at the following link: http://live.streamit.ca/?player=85

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Hockey PEI

Ph: (902) 368-4334

Email: info@hockeypei.com

www.hockeypei.com

Rob Newson

Executive Director

HOCKEY PEI

40 Enman Crescent, Suite 209

Charlottetown, PEI C1E 1E6

T: 902.368.4334 | F: 902.368.4337

rob@hockeypei.com | www.hockeypei.com