MINOR MIDGET HOCKEY LEAGUE UPDATE: TRYOUTS UNDERWAY, NEW DETAILS ON TOURNAMENTS
Sep. 14, 2016
Tryouts are underway for teams in the new Nova Scotia Minor Midget Hockey League.
The six teams across the province are still accepting new tryout participants and if you are interested in playing in the Nova Scotia Minor Midget Hockey League this season, please contact your local team representative as soon as possible.
The Nova Scotia Minor Midget Hockey League begins its first season this fall. To be eligible to play in the league this year, players must be born in 2000 or 2001. Teams can be made up of 15-year-olds and 16-year-olds born after September 1 but can only have a maximum of four 16-year-olds born between January 1-August 31.
The six Nova Scotia Minor Midget Hockey League franchises will be made up of players from the following areas:
Cape Breton County (Cape Breton Rock): To be made up of players from CBCMHA, Sydney MHA, Glace Bay MHA, New Waterford MHA, Northside MHA, Cape Breton West MHA, Strait Richmond MHA.
Truro: To be made up of players from Pictou County MHA, Cumberland County MHA, Truro MHA, Tatamagouche MHA, Parrsboro MHA, Antigonish MHA, South Colchester MHA and West Colchester MHA.
Queens County: To be made up of players from Queens MHA, South Shore MHA, Chester MHA, Shelburne MHA, Yarmouth MHA, Clare MHA, Western Valley MHA and Acadia MHA.
Bedford: To be made up of players from Bedford MHA and TASA MHA.
Cole Harbour: To be made up of players from Cole Harbour Bel Ayr MHA, Eastern Shore MHA and Dartmouth MHA.
Sackville: To be made up of players from Sackville MHA, East Hants MHA and West Hants MHA.
This season, tournaments will be held on the following dates:
- September 30 to October 2 in Truro
- November 11 to November 13 in Sackville
- December 27 to December 30 in New Waterford
- March 2017: Provincial Championship Tournament (hosted by Queens County)
If you are interested in playing in the Nova Scotia Minor Midget Hockey League next season, please contact your local team representative as soon as possible.
Queens County: Terry Stewart (email@example.com) and Ian Kent (firstname.lastname@example.org), 902.646.1033
Cole Harbour: Scott Fairbairn (email@example.com), 902.222.0666
Cape Breton Jets: Jim "Fred" Head (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Bedford: Jamie Stone (email@example.com), 902.292.0442 and Heather Baltzer (firstname.lastname@example.org), 902.225.1102
Truro: Trevor Pitcher (email@example.com), 902.956.3876
Sackville: Jeff O’Flaherty (firstname.lastname@example.org), 902.452.1099