Twenty-six teams took to the ice this weekend in the second week of the AAA Summer Hockey Challenge. Four different age groups were represented.
The Manitoba Hawks (pictured above) received hat-tricks from three different players (Rowan Whitely, Wyatt Henderson, Terrick Fry) as they cruised to a 12-5 victory over the Ice Kings. Dane Magwood (2) and Ethan St. Goddard also scored for the Hawks. Kale Nicol (4g,1a) picked up 5 points for the Ice Kings in the loss.
Reid Nicol potted 3 goals and added an assist to power the 2010 Ice Kings to a thrilling 7-4 win over the Manitoba Hawks. The Ice Kings also received goals from Austin Hargreaves (2), Nash Lenton, & Carson Fowler. Cole Landreville (2), Kane Tomsic & Caden McMahon replied for the Hawks.
The 2009 MB Steel received 2 goals each from Crew Elder, Dayson Martin, & Hudson Champagne as they toppled the Yellowhead Chiefs 9-3. Brody Bohemier, Ty Cowan, & Forrest Karlson chipped in with singles for the Steel. Yellowhead received goals from Grady McNish (2) and Aaron Roels. Landon McGregor picked up the win in net for the Steel.
In the 2007 championship final, the Southwest Jets scored the first 3 goals of the game en route to doubling the Brandon Wheat Kings 6-3. The Jets received goals from Lynden Gould (2), Brock Hutchison, Kolten Knox, Declan Kyle, & Avery Samels. Colten Worthington, Cole Temple, & Ethan Stewart replied for the Wheat Kings.