Fresh off their silver medal showing at the fiftieth City of Brandon Tournament of Champions, the Souris Atom Elks hockey team is hosting the Rural B Provincial playoffs March 15 – 17.
The tournament features eight of the strongest Atom B teams in the province in a 17 game format. These teams include Souris, Hamiota, Holland, Gladstone, Killarney, Fisher River, Southern Steelers, and Grand Plains. Souris, Holland, Hamiota and Gladstone are in the Gold Pool and Killarney, Fisher River, Southern Steelers and Grand Plains are in the Black pool.
Play begins on Friday morning as Souris takes to the ice at 11:30 a.m. to take on Hamiota. Play continues throughout the day and just before Souris’ second game versus Gladstone, an opening ceremony will be held. The ceremony, which the public is invited to attend, is at approximately 7:00 p.m.
Souris closes out their Round Robin play with a game against Holland on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Finals begin Sunday at 9:00 a.m. and the championship match will be at 4:45 p.m.
There is terrific hockey through put the entire weekend so head to the Souris Arena and cheer on the Souris Atom Elks.