Pilots to host Keystone Cup tourney in 2014
The Western Canadian junior B hockey championship tournament will run at MSA Arena in April of next year, and general manager Jack Goeson said he’s “extremely excited” his bid was selected.
“It is truly an honor and privilege for not only our organization but all our players, coaching staff, many longstanding volunteers, sponsors and our great loyal fans,” Goeson said. have wo rolex watches for sale n the Keystone Cup three of the past four years, including a victory by the Pilots in 2012. It was the first Western Canadian title in franchise history. The Pilots also participated in the Keystone tourney in 1999, finishing third in Airdrie, Alta.
Hosting the Keystone, Goeson said, is “probably the only thing I haven’t done in (junior B) hockey.” Over the past 25 years, the Pilots have played host to the Cyclone Taylor Cup provincial championship five times, as well as the Pacific Junior Hockey League’s all star game and prospects showcase.
“We’re lucky because we have so many good volunteers,” he said. “It’s a chance for them to experience it (the Keystone Cup) as rolex watches for sale well.”
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“But we’ll approach the season the same way we want to finish first and win,” he said. “That’s our mindset.
“There’s the possibility of getting some good recruits out of this you’ve got to put together a good, balanced team. But we proved even last year we had a lot of local kids and a good skating club. You just have to have guys who work hard and play as a team.