The OBHA Minor Provincial Championships: Itís all about the kids!
Monday, 22 July 2013
The Minor Provincial Championships held annually in the month of July has undoubtedly become the showcase event of the OBHA as one hundred and fifty-six of the finest kids clubs from tyke to junior age players throughout Ontario participate in a weekend long festival of ball hockey.
The Titans travelled west and posted a record of 3-1-1 to capture the ĎBí Provincial Qualifier as the team showed the work required to win the tournament. This was no easy task as the majority of the games were tightly contested.
The Vaughan Flames posted a record of 4-0-1 record en route to the Championship in Oshawa. The clubs defensive game plan of shutting down the middle of the floor and pressing the oppositions defence was the key throughout the tournament.
The event was hosted in the neighboring cities of Brampton and Mississauga, May 8 and 9, and was indeed a showcase for all the competing players and teams and the host the Ontario Ball Hockey Association. Thirty-two teams from across the province competed hard as the OBHA Crowned Highschool Champions at their respective division.
Friday, 13 September 2013The ball rolled from Ottawa to Windsor and back. All summer we had exciting games throughout our province. From the Qualifiers ... + read more
Celebrating 30 Years
“When Etienne takes his cousin out to play street hockey for the first time, he has a lot of explaining to do. Street hockey is nothing like ice hockey. Everyone has to wear a number nine Canadiens hockey sweater, but beyond that, the game has more to do with a fun day in the snow than with winning or losing.” (That’s Hockey – David Bouchard & Dean Griffiths)
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