Plenty of hockey in Castlegar this week

Castlegar is in the thick of minor hockey week. Teams from Castlegar Minor Hockey have been participating in skills competitions all week, and the week finishes with a Jr. and Sr. Novice tournament, starting this Friday at 5:30 p.m. at both the Complex and Pioneer Arena.

  • Jan. 19, 2011 11:00 a.m.
Plenty of hockey in Castlegar this week

Castlegar is in the thick of minor hockey week. Teams from Castlegar Minor Hockey have been participating in skills competitions all week, and the week finishes with a Jr. and Sr. Novice tournament, starting this Friday at 5:30 p.m. at both the Complex and Pioneer Arena.

(Please see the full schedule just below.)

Nineteen teams from all over the Kootenays are scheduled to play, with the last game at 12:45 p.m. on Sunday at the Complex. This tournament has no playoff component.

Tuesday night at the Complex saw the major midget Kootenay Ice practicing in advance of this weekend’s games. See photos in the left-hand column of this page.

The Ice play Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning at the Nelson and District Community Complex against the South Island Thunderbirds. Game times are 3:30 p.m. and 10:30 a.m. respectively.

For more information, visit:

bchockey.net/mml/mml.aspx