Proudly Hosted ByElk Point MHA

March 23 - 26, 2017 / Elk Point

Midget D

Congratulations to gold medal winners Valleyview Ice Bears

and to silver medal winners Eckville Eagles.


Huge thank you to all the teams who played in provincials.  It was a pleasure to host you.



THANK YOU to everyone for supporting our event!

 Contact Information

Host Chair: Lori Poitras
Phone: 780-227-1753

Volunteer Coordinator: Jackie Ludlage
Phone: 780-614-1315

Media Contact: Jena Colbourne
Phone: 780-207-5898

Midget D Website Administrator: Margaret Bayduza
Phone: 780-210-0518
Text or email Margaret if you want changes made to how your roster appears in the stats (goalies, player positions, nicknames, (C) (AC) (AP) added).

Elk Point Minor Hockey Association


Elk Point Avalanche Midgets

Welcome you to the 2016/17 Midget D Provincials!



Game Schedule/Scores (HA Provincials website)

Midget D Tournament Schedule (download PDF) or (view google doc)

Welcome Letter (download PDF) - information for teams (view google doc)

Spectators -- Bring Your Blankets

If the heaters in the stands start to affect the ice quality, heaters will be turned off.  Please dress warmly or bring a blanket just in case.  If it warms up outside (above -10C), it’s going to get cold in the rink!


             Zone 1 - Valleyview                         Zone 5 -Pincher Creek

             Zone 2 - Host - Elk Point                Zone 6 -Hanna

             Zone 2 - Smoky Lake                     Zone 7 -Thunderstars

             Zone 4 - Eckville                              Zone 7 - Wild Card -Battle River

MERCHANDISE:  Knotty Boyz Embroidery  

780-724-4413 or

Midget Provincial Gear (download PDF) or (view google doc)

Midget D Pre-Order Form (download PDF) (hoody, baseball t-shirt - personalization available) (view google doc)

Midget D Pre-Order Form Pg 2 (download PDF) (short/long sleeve athletic tee) (view google doc)

Pre-Order deadline February 28, 2017

If you are unable to download the provincial gear information sheet or order forms from this website, please email Knotty Boyz, Lori or Margaret (see contact information above) and we can email the forms to you directly.  

** PDF files available as google docs that are viewable online where indicated.**

Midget D Provincials Facebook Group  -- a place to share information, photos, etc.  This is a closed group -- please request to join group. 

Elk Point Minor Hockey Facebook Page

A.G. Ross Arena Facebook Page

Follow us on Twitter:  ElkPointMinorHockey  @epminorhockey    (#haprovincials and #atbprovincials) 

Admission Fees:

Adult Weekend Pass - $25
Adult Day Pass - $10
Senior (65+)/Student (13-17) Weekend Pass - $15
Senior (65+)/Student (13-17) Day Pass - $5
Family Weekend Pass (2 adults, 2 students) includes program - $60
Tournament Program (includes door prize ticket) - $10
Children 12 & under FREE

Weekend passes can be purchased in advance to avoid line-ups at the door.  Please contact tournament chair Lori Poitras.

Coaches/Managers Meeting - MANDATORY - Hockey Alberta regulation 9.3(l) - 10 am, Thursday, March 23, in the Horizon Room at A.G. Ross Arena

**Opening Ceremonies** - Mandatory - Hockey Alberta regulation 9.3(m) - 7:30 pm, Thursday, March 23

Players Banquet -- 7 pm, Friday, March 24 (tickets must be purchased in advance, limited seating, blocks of tickets will be made available to team managers)

**FREE PANCAKE BREAKFAST** -- Saturday morning 8:30 - 11 am at AG Ross Arena concession.  Everyone welcome!

Tie Breaking Procedure for a tie in standings after round robin play (see link at bottom of this page)

 Two Tied Teams:
1 – most wins in round robin games
2 – winner of the game between the two tied teams
3 – best goal average.  Calculate for each team (total goals for) / (total goals for + total goals against).  Note a max 10 goal differential will be counted in a single game.
4 – least penalty minutes in all round robin games
5 – team that scored the first goal in the game between the two tied teams
6 – coin toss
Three Tied Teams:
The point record among the tied teams only will be used:
1 – team with the most wins
2 –best goal average.  Calculate for each team (total goals for) / (total goals for + total goals against).  Note a max 10 goal differential will be counted in a single game.
3 – least penalty minutes
4 – coin toss

Note:  Playoff and Championship games are played to a win.  Overtime procedure as per Hockey Canada playing rule 10.6: ten minute sudden death overtime, then flood and twenty minute sudden death overtime periods switching ends each period.

Thank You to our Tournament Sponsors!

Click here for information on sponsoring our tournament (download PDF)  or (view google doc)

Deadline to include ads and recognition in the program is March 1.

ATB          CNRL          Delnett Resource Consultants          E-Can          Hollow River          JPD Enterprises          Kelly’s Closet          Knotty Boyz          Lions          MRC          Pete Stafford Memorial          Servus Credit Union          Fusion Oilfield Solutions          Xtreme Oilfield          Orest & Connie Capjack          TLL Oilfield Consulting LTD (Troy Lorenson)          Laverne Wilson          TD Bank          Strad          Town of Elk Point          County of St. Paul          Elk Point Insurance          Home Town Grocers          Dog Inspection          Magic Pizza          Windsor Salt Plant          Tina Campbell & Donna Yaremkevich          B&R Eckels          Christine R. Graus          Creative Scrapbooker Magazine          Pyramid          Lone Spruce Environmental Ltd          MRS Custom Longarm Quilting          Hahn Welding          Joe Dion          Lioness          Signatures Collision          Lakeland Family Eyecare          Givens LLP          Smyl Motors          Wally’s Pub & Restaurant          Boston Pizza (St. Paul)          True Rod Welding Inc.          Danny, Joey, Timmy & David Cardinal          Zarowny Motors          Wanda Lynn’s Body Shoppe          Murray & Wanda Cochrane          UFA - Selte Fuels          Rona          Shock Oilfield     Elk Point Chamber of Commerce          Friends of the Library          Jennifer Van Der Hoek          Pomeroy Inn & Suites Vermilion          Guardian Drugs          Elk Point Review

Click here for Hockey Alberta Bylaws & Regulations (Hockey Alberta website)

Click here for Hockey Canada Playing Rules (Hockey Canada website)

Hockey Alberta Minimum Suspensions (download PDF)

Hockey Alberta Provincial Tournament Regulations (minor regulation 9.3) (download PDF) or (view google doc).  Procedure for breaking a tie in the standings is at 9.3 (h). 

A.G. Ross Arena

5326 51 St
Elk Point, AB