For Immediate Release

March 6, 2017

Grand Falls-Windsor, NL- The Western Warriors Midget AAA Female team won the provincial championship yesterday by downing the Eastern Ice Breakers 5-1 in the finals played at the Southern Shore Arena in Mobile. The team is made up of the best 15, 16 and 17 year old female players in the western region of the province.

The Warriors will represent Hockey NL for the third straight year in the Atlantic Regional Championship being held in East Hants, Dartmouth, NS from March 30-April 2, 2017. The Atlantic Regional Championship is the final event to determine who will represent Atlantic Canada at the 2017 Esso Cup Female Midget National Championship taking place this year in Marden, MB from April 23-29, 2017.

The provincial tournament featured five teams.  The Warriors, the Central Ice Pak, Tri Pen Ice, Northern Huskies and Ice Breakers.

 

 

Craig Tulk

Executive Director, Hockey NL

P.O. Box 176

Grand Falls-Windsor, NL

A2A 2J4

ctulk@hockeynl.ca

709-489-5512 office

709-486-0442  cell

709-489-2273 fax