This past weekend, March 1-3, Hockey Manitoba held the Peewee Rural A2 Provincials in Steinbach, MB. This years champs are Brandon’s own, Guild Insurance Penguins! In the round robin the Penguins won 5-2 vs Springfield, 2-1 vs Morden, and 9-0 vs MacDonald before defeating Niverville 8-1 in the the semi finals to advance to the final against Winkler. The Penguins came out strong in the championship game, jumping out to a lead before shutting the door and relying on some great goaltending to earn the shutout and the championship with a 3-0 win.
The Brandon Guild Insurance Penguins are: #5 Sage Hall-Vermette, #6 Ashton Hamm, #7 Ruben Janse Van Rensburge, #8 Dante Lenardon, #9 Myles Scramstad, #10 Ulrich Moller, #11 Zos Giordani-Gross, #12 Rylan Dean, #14 Landon Dreolini, #16 Cole Ericson, #17 Tyler Rogers, #19 Brock Eastman, #20 Hunter Andronick and #30 Micky Giordani-Gross. Coaches: Jason Hamm, Devin Scramstad and Derek Gross.