Hot PG Cougars set to host Midget A1 tourney

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Prince George MHA


November 27, 2015

The Prince George Midget Tier 1 Cougars are hosting a tournament this weekend that gets underway Friday morning, featuring seven of the top Midget teams from across the province.

The Cougars are fresh off a big wins vs Kamloops last weekend and at the Abbotsford tournament November 6-8, where they swept their pool vs North Vancouver, Abbotsford, and Port Coquitlam, advanced through the semis and cliched the final, with a 10-1 win over NSWC Elite.

NSWC Elite had also swept the semis, won 6-5 in OT in the semi before meeting the Cougars in the final.

NSWC are back in action again at the tournament, but with their A2 team, which plays in the same division as Chilliwack A1, who are also competing in the tournament. NSWC downed the Chiefs 2-1 last Monday in league play.

Also attending are Seafair Islanders A1, who are in first place in PCAHA Flight 1, at the moment, with a 3-0-1 record.

Semiahmoo are the fourth PCAHA team in the tourney. The Ravens are right behind Seafair in Flight 1 standings, at 3-2-0.

OHA Edmoton and North Eastern BC Trackers round out the competition.

NEBC play in the AA North Alberta Midget League, and are currently in third place in their division with a 7-4-2 record. Grande Prairie Storm, Peace River Royals, Ft. McMurray and Big Lakes (Slave Lake) play in their division.

OHA Edmonton play in the prep division of the Canadian Sports School Hockey League, and are currently 7-14-2 in the seven team Varsity Division.

Schedule – scores so far –

Rink Start Home GF Away GF
Kin 1 8:00 Seafair  6 OHA  6
Kin 1 10:30 PG  8 Chilliwack  0
Kin 1 1:00 Semiahmoo  5 NSWC  4
Kin 2 2:00 NEBC Seafair
Kin 2 6:15 OHA Semiahmoo
Kin 1 7:00 NSWC PG
Col 7:30 Chilliwack NEBC
Rink Start Home GF Away GF
Kin 1 8:45 Semiahmoo Seafair
Kin 2 9:00 OHA NSWC
Kin 1 11:15 PG NEBC
Kin 1 1:45 Chilliwack OHA
Kin 2 3:30 NEBC Semiahmoo
Kin 2 6:00 NSWC Chilliwack
Kin 1 7:30 Seafair PG
Rink Start Home GF Away GF
Kin 2 10:30 3rd (semi) 2nd (semi)
Kin 3 9:15 7th 6th
Kin 3 11:45 5th 4th
CN 1:45 1st W 3rd vs 2nd