HOCKEY NOVA SCOTIA TEAMS FACE OFF AT 2018 ATLANTIC CHALLENGE CUP THIS WEEKEND
Oct. 5, 2018
MONCTON, N.B. – Three-hundred-and-thirty of the region’s top young hockey players from across Atlantic Canada will compete for regional bragging rights this weekend.
The Atlantic Challenge Cup begins today at the Superior Propane Centre in Moncton, N.B. This is the 23rd anniversary of the event which sees teams from the region’s four provincial hockey branches face off in four divisions.
(PHOTO: Hockey Nova Scotia teams celebrate their tournament victories in 2014.)
Divisions at the tournament include male under-14, male under-15, female under-16, and female under-18.
Hockey Nova Scotia’s rosters were selected following spring and summer evaluation camps.
Players attending the Atlantic Challenge Cup will come from all corners of our region making it a truly Atlantic Canadian event.
Live webcasts from the tournament are being provided by Bell Aliant and can be found here.
Over the years, the Atlantic Challenge Cup has featured the likes of Sidney Crosby, Sean Couturier, Luke Adam, Brandon Gormley, Nathan MacKinnon, Jill Saulnier, Blayre Turnbull, Sarah Davis, Sarah MacDonnell, and Shannon MacAulay.
To view the schedule, rosters, standings and statistics from the event, please visit the official tournament website at www.atlanticchallengecup.ca.
Hockey Nova Scotia would like to wish the best of luck to all of our teams competing in Moncton this weekend.