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News for March 2018
Video: Spencer Foo Makes NHL Debut With Flames
What a night for Spencer Foo!  The former Bonnyville Pontiac played his first NHL game in a Battle of Alberta match-up between the Flames and Oilers.  Watch the post-game interview...

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Series Preview: North Division Final
For the second straight year, the Spruce Grove Saints and the Whitecourt Wolverines will meet in the AJHL Playoffs.  Last year, Whitecourt ended Spruce Grove’s season in a decisive Game...

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Dragons Hire New Business Manager
The Drumheller Dragons are excited to announce the hiring of new Business Manager, Dustin Edwards. Edwards grew up in Big Valley, AB and currently still resides on an acreage just east...

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Series Preview: South Division Final
Photo - Avid Photography: The South Division Final is due to get underway this Friday night with the top ranked CJHL team in the country, the Okotoks Oilers, playing host to...

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AJHL Announces 2017-2018 All-League and All-Rookie Teams
The Alberta Junior Hockey League today announced the 2017-2018 Viterra All-League and All-Rookie teams as selected by the General Managers and Coaches of the AJHL. Viterra South Division All-League Team G Riley...

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Oilers Primed for Southern Showdown
If ever there was a heavyweight main event this is the one. The number-one ranked team in the country Okotoks Oilers face their biggest test yet in the form of the...

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Wolverines Win Dramatic Game Seven in Fort Mac
Fort McMurray, AB - The Whitecourt Wolverines punched their ticket to the Alberta Junior Hockey League's North Division Final with a thrilling 4-3 overtime win in game seven against the...

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Bobcats and Taylor Holt Mutually Agree to Part Ways
The Lloydminster Bobcats and Assistant Coach/Assistant GM Taylor Holt have mutually agreed to part ways. Both sides came to an agreement on Monday, that will now allow Holt to pursue other...

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MOB Force Deciding Game 7
For a second straight game the Fort McMurray Oil Barons were on the brink of elimination and put forth one of their most complete efforts of the season to live...

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VIDEO: Bandits are South Final-bound
DRUMHELLER, AB (March 25, 2018) – The Brooks Bandits earned a spot in the Alberta Junior Hockey League South Division Final for the seventh consecutive year, after eliminating the Drumheller...

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Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show - Rob Sklaruk, Spruce Grove Saints
Host Taylor Medak speaks with first-year Spruce Grove Saints General Manager Rob Sklaruk on the Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show.                                   Watch the Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show: Episode 18: GM Rob Sklaruk,...

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Brad Forrest Commits to York University
The Spruce Grove Saints are proud to announce that 1997 born defenceman Brad Forrest has committed to the York University Lions for the 2018-2019 season. Forrest will suit up for...

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Viterra AJHL North Division Semi-Finals Update
Photo - Melissa Baker Photography: The two second-round North Division series have been the tale of two entirely different stories. The first series we’ll take a look at is between the Spruce...

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Unified Valve Group Presents Inaugural Scholarship and Donates $1,000 to Red Cross in AJHL Communities
Sherwood Park Crusaders defenceman Ben McLeod has been awarded the inaugural Unified Valve Group Scholarship.  The scholarship was created to recognize one current or former AJHL athlete who best demonstrates...

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Viterra AJHL South Division Semi-Finals Update
Photo - Avid Photography: One AJHL South Semi-Final is over while another has been extended into the weekend.  The Okotoks Oilers are off to the AJHL South Division Final and continued...

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Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile - Wayne Siltala, Spruce Grove Saints
The Alberta Junior Hockey League and Viterra are proud to once again recognize volunteers from each member team through the Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile.   At the end of the regular...

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21 AJHL Alumni Win ACAC Title with MacEwan Griffins
EDMONTON – A year after dramatically erasing a 12-year championship drought, the MacEwan Griffins celebrated their second-straight Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference championship with a 4-1 win over the NAIT Ooks...

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AJHL Alumni Push Alberta to 16th University Cup
FREDERICTON, N.B. - The University of Alberta Golden Bears erased another two-goal deficit, defeating the St. FX X-Men 4-2 in the 2018 University Cup Final, to win their 16th National...

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Viterra AJHL South Division Semi-Finals Preview
Photo - Chad Goddard: After the first round of the Inter Pipeline AJHL Playoffs, the top four seeds in the South still remain.  Over the next week and change, that number...

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Viterra AJHL North Division Semi-Finals Preview
Photo: Pro Sports Photography: Following Grande Prairie's 6-1 victory over the Sherwood Park Crusaders last night, the first round is officially over. Second round action gets going this Friday with the...

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Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile - Kolbi Anstey, Brooks Bandits
The Alberta Junior Hockey League and Viterra are proud to once again recognize volunteers from each member team through the Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile.   At the end of the regular...

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Grizzlys Seek GM / Head Coach
The Olds Grizzlys of the AJHL are seeking qualified applications for the vacant Head Coach / General Manager position. This is a full-time position and the salary will commensurate with...

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Saints Chris Van Os-Shaw Wins 2017-2018 Viterra Cup
Chris Van Os-Shaw of the Spruce Grove Saints is the winner of the 2018 Viterra Cup with 15 Viterra AJHL Star of the Game selections in the 2017-2018 season.  Chris...

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Eric Thurston New Thunder GM / Head Coach
Drayton Valley AB. - Drayton Valley Thunder President, Monte Waronek, is pleased to announce that the Thunder have hired Eric Thurston as the organization’s new Head Coach and General Manager. Eric...

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Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile - Landon Eggen, Lloydminster Bobcats
The Alberta Junior Hockey League and Viterra are proud to once again recognize volunteers from each member team through the Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile.   At the end of the regular...

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Carson Kurylo Awarded Stewy Stewart Memorial Trophy
Photo - Nason Ibrahim, Drumheller Online: Rookie Carson Kurylo of the Drumheller Dragons has been awarded the 2018 Stewy Stewart Memorial Award.  AJHL Commissioner Ryan Bartosyhk presented the award prior to...

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Tyler Kreklewich Awarded Inter Pipeline AJHL Scholarship
Photo - Nason Ibrahim, Drumheller Online: The recipient of the 2018 Inter Pipeline AJHL Scholarship is Drumheller Dragons forward Tyler Kreklewich.  In a pre-game ceremony prior to tonight’s AJHL playoff game...

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Release of Adam Redmond as Coach of the Olds Grizzlys Jr A Hockey Club
Olds, AB - The Olds Grizzlys Board of Directors and Adam Redmond have made a tough decision to mutually part ways. The Olds Grizzlys organization would like to thank Adam...

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Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show - GM Kyle Chase, Sherwood Park Crusaders
Host Taylor Medak kicks off the 2018 Inter Pipeline AJHL Playoffs with Crusaders General Manager Kyle Chase on the Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show.                               Watch the Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show: Episode...

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Thunder Announce Resignation of Rechner and Bouchard
The Drayton Valley Thunder announced today the resignation of Head Coach Ryan Rechner and GM Joey Bouchard.  We would like to thank them for their efforts during this transitional season...

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CJHL offers further Support for NHL’s Declaration of Principles
CALGARY, Alta. – In conjunction with the National Hockey League and the NHL Players Association releasing its Declaration of Principles back in September of 2017, the Canadian Junior Hockey League...

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Stewart Commits to Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
SHERWOOD PARK, AB – The Sherwood Park Crusaders are pleased to announce that 1997 born Forward Dylan Stewart has committed to the NAIT Ooks of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference. “It...

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Viterra AJHL North Division Playoff Preview - 2018 Inter Pipeline Cup
Photo - Target Photography: The road to the Inter Pipeline Cup in the AJHL’s North division isn’t favourable for any team in the hunt, with every team able to put forward...

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Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile- Dennis Sterrock & Eldon Jackson, Kodiaks
The Alberta Junior Hockey League and Viterra are proud to once again recognize volunteers from each member team through the Viterra AJHL Volunteer Profile.   At the end of the regular...

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Viterra AJHL South Division Playoff Preview - 2018 Inter Pipeline Cup
Photo - Chad Goddard: Here we are! The first round of the playoff has finally arrived. Six South Division teams will be involved in the first round of the playoffs including...

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Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show - Rick Swan, Bonnyville Pontiacs
Host Taylor Medak wraps up the 2017-2018 AJHL Regular Season with Bonnyville Pontiacs Head Coach Rick Swan on the Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show.                             Watch the Canalta Hotels AJHL Coaches Show: Episode...

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24-Game Win Streak Places Okotoks Oilers as #1 in CJHL Rankings
CALGARY, Alta. – A run of 24 consecutive victories to wrap-up their regular season has helped the Okotoks Oilers (AJHL) secure the No. 1 listing in the final Canadian Junior...

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Canalta Hotels Player of the Week & AB Ford Dealers AJHL Defensive Player of the Week
Photo - Chad Goddard: The Canalta Hotels AJHL Player of the Week is 2017-2018 AJHL MVP and Top Scorer Chris Van Os-Shaw of the Spruce Grove Saints.  Van Os-Shaw recorded 3...

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Saints Chris Van Os-Shaw Wins AJHL Scoring Race
Forward Chris Van Os-Shaw of the Spruce Grove Saints is the 2017-2018 AJHL Scoring Champion and winner of the Ernie Love Trophy.  Van Os-Shaw completed the regular season with 51...

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Okotoks Oilers Receive Dave Duchak Trophy and Top Team Goaltenders Award
Photo - Avid Photography: The Okotoks Oilers have captured the Dave Duchak Trophy as the AJHL Regular Season Champions for the first time in the 13-year history of the team.  The...

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Will Conley Named Alberta Ford Dealers Player of the Month
The final Alberta Ford Dealers AJHL Player of the Month for the 2017-2018 season is Will Conley of the Fort McMurray Oil Barons.  Conley scored 11 goals and 10 assists...

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2017-2018 Alberta Junior Hockey League Award Winners Announced
Photo - Target Photography: The Alberta Junior Hockey League, in partnership with RBC, is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 League Award Winners in six major categories. The annual awards are presented...

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Shane Bear commits to R.P.I.
BROOKS, AB (March 1, 2018) – The Brooks Bandits of the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) are delighted to announce that 1997-born defenceman Shane Bear (Calgary, AB) has committed to...

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AJHL Weekend Preview: March 1st-4th
Photo - Chad Goddard Photography: This is it, the final weekend of the AJHL’s regular season has arrived. Even with the playoffs kicking off next weekend, many teams still have plenty...

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