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Sam King has been selected to Canada East for the World Junior A Challenge

December 9, 2015
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TEAM CANADA EAST ROSTER FINALIZED FOR 2015 WORLD JUNIOR A CHALLENGE
Twenty-two player squad faces Switzerland in tournament-opener at Whitby’s Iroquois Park Sports Centre
 
COBOURG, Ont. – Hockey Canada and the Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced Wednesday the 22 players that will represent Team Canada East at the 2015 World Junior A Challenge, Dec. 13-19 in Cobourg and Whitby, Ont.

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Tanner Somers, Matt Paul & Sam King selected to Canada East Selection Camp Roster for World Junior A Challenge

November 25, 2015
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TEAM CANADA EAST SELECTION CAMP ROSTER ANNOUNCED AHEAD OF 2015 WORLD JUNIOR A CHALLENGE
Selection camp opens Dec. 6 in Etobicoke, Ont.
 
CALGARY, Alta. – Forty-one players will be vying for a chance to represent Team Canada East at the 2015 World Junior A Challenge when the team opens its selection camp in Etobicoke, Ont., on Dec. 6.

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HC Level VI Officiating Seminar

November 5, 2015
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MONCTON HOSTING 25 DELEGATES FROM CANADA AND AROUND THE WORLD AT HOCKEY CANADA LEVEL VI OFFICIATING SEMINAR
Seminar prepares top officials for highest levels of competition
 
CALGARY, Alta. – Moncton is hosting Hockey Canada’s top-level officiating seminar this week, with attending delegates coming from across the country and around the world.

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U18 Championship

November 2, 2015
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PUCK DROPS THIS WEEK AT 2015 NATIONAL WOMEN’S UNDER-18 CHAMPIONSHIP IN HUNTSVILLE, ONT.
Event features 22 of 23 players who beat U.S. in three-game series this summer
 
CALGARY, Alta. – The wait is almost over as eight provincial and regional teams have their eyes set on a gold medal at the 2015 National Women’s Under-18 Championship, which gets underway Wednesday, Nov. 4 at the Canada Summit Centre in Huntsville, Ont.

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Coaching Development Day

Hockey New Brunswick
Media Release
For Immediate Release
November 2, 2015

 

Hockey New Brunswick & Moncton Wildcats Coaching Development Day – November 22nd, 2015

Fredericton, NB - Hockey New Brunswick and the Moncton Wildcats have partnered in offering local minor hockey coaches an opportunity to participate in a Coaching Development Day on Sunday, November 22nd.

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5 NB'ers make Team Atlantic Roster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
TEAM ATLANTIC 2015 FEMALE UNDER-18 ROSTER ANNOUNCED

HALIFAX – The Team Atlantic Female Under-18 program announced today the roster that will represent the Atlantic region at the 2015 National Women’s Under-18 Championship in November.
 
Team Atlantic is comprised of 20 players from each of the four Atlantic provinces: Nova Scotia – 8 (eight), New Brunswick – 5 (five), Newfoundland and Labrador – 4 (four), Prince Edward Island – 3 (three).  

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NB's Peyton Hoyt to represent Canada in Dawson's Creek

October 10, 2015
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HOCKEY CANADA NARROWS PLAYER LIST FOR 2015 WORLD UNDER-17 HOCKEY CHALLENGE
66 players selected to represent Canada in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, B.C.
 
CALGARY, Alta. – Dreams will come true for the 66 young men who’ve been selected to represent Canada in their first international competition when they take to the ice at the 2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, Oct. 30 to Nov. 7 in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, B.C.
 
Hockey Canada and the Canadian Hockey League released the full event roster on Thursday; over the next few weeks, the Canadians will be named to one of three squads – Canada Black, Canada Red, and Canada White. Prior to 2014, Canada was represented by five regional teams: Atlantic, Ontario, Pacific, Quebec, and West.

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20th Annual ACC Wrap Up

For Immediate Release
October 12, 2015

20th Annual Atlantic Challenge Cup Wrap-Up

Moncton, NB - The 20th 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.

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From coast to coast - Canadians set to celebrate World Girls' Hockey Weekend

October 7, 2015
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CANADIANS SET TO CELEBRATE WORLD GIRLS’ HOCKEY WEEKEND
FROM COAST TO COAST TO COAST

All-new Global Girls’ Game debuts in Verdun, Que.

CALGARY, Alta. – In the 25-plus years since the first women’s hockey world championship was held, women’s hockey has exploded, becoming one of the fastest growing sports in the world. In Canada, names like Campbell, Goyette and Hefford are household names and heroes to the nearly 100,000 girls and women who play registered hockey across the country.

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PUCK SET TO DROP ON 20TH ANNUAL ATLANTIC CHALLENGE CUP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday Oct 7th, 2015
 
MONCTON, NB – 320 young hockey players from throughout Atlantic Canada will converge on Moncton’s Imperial Propane Centre on Friday for the four day Atlantic Challenge Cup.
 
This is the 20th Anniversary of the Atlantic Challenge Cup which is billed as Atlantic Canada’s High Performance Hockey Championship.
 
The Atlantic Challenge Cup will bring together the top players, while representing their provinces in the male under-14 and U15 categories, along with the female U16 and U18 categories. The teams were selected from each of their respective provincial summer evaluation camps.

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Saint John Vito's preparing for Telus Cup

Media Release
Sept 29, 2015
(Source: hockeycanada.ca)

Saint John Vito’s Preparing for Telus Cup
The Saint John Vito’s may have the shortest path to the TELUS Cup, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be a few bumps along the way.

Every Midget team across the country shares a common goal – to earn a spot at Canada’s National Midget Championship, which will be played from April 18-24 in southern New Brunswick.

The Vito’s, as host club, have already secured their entry in the six-team tournament, and that creates some unique challenges for head coach Ken Dobson. His modus operandi at this time of year is to prepare his team for the long season ahead with three goals – win the provincial title, win the Atlantic championship, and advance to the TELUS Cup.

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HOCKEY CANADA’S TOM RENNEY & MELODY DAVIDSON TO PRESENT AT 2015 ATLANTIC CHALLENGE CUP

PRESS RELEASE – HOCKEY CANADA’S TOM RENNEY & MELODY DAVIDSON TO PRESENT AT 2015 ATLANTIC CHALLENGE CUP

Hockey NB in partnership with Hockey NS, Hockey PEI and Hockey NL are extremely pleased to announce that Tom Renney, President of Hockey Canada will be addressing the membership during the Atlantic Challenge Cup. Mr. Renney will be doing a presentation along with Melody Davidson - General Manager, Hockey Canada National Women’s Team Programs, on the topic of minor hockey and developing young players for the progression to the next level of hockey.  

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