Preseason schedule unveiled

MJHL News and Notes

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The preseason for the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) has been released. The action will kick off on Monday, Sept. 3 and will wrap up on Sept. 18. MJHL commissioner Kim Davis said via media release that the preseason is an exciting time for players trying to make an impression on their respective coaches.

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Halli Krzyzaniak signs with Calgary

Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

Halli Krzyzaniak of Neepawa has signed a contract with the Calgary Inferno of the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL). In a media release announcing the move, the Inferno noted that the signing of the 23-year-old defensemen should add some depth to their blue line for the upcoming season.

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Cooke wins NGCC Senior Ladies event

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

Geri Cooke has claimed the top score at the 2018 Senior Ladies Tournament, held at the Neepawa Golf and Country Club (NGCC) on Thursday, Aug. 2. The Minnedosa resident put up a solid round of 84 over 18 holes, five shots clear of her nearest competition. 

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Sometimes I am asked questions about the Neepawa Natives hockey team.

By Ken Waddell

Neepawa Banner & Press

Who owns the team?

The team follows a common model for Neepawa, you own the team in much the same way as the Yellowhead Centre, the Neepawa Curling Club and the Neepawa Golf and Country Club. All four organizations are run by an elected board selected at their respective annual meetings.

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Neepawa Natives - What does the Neepawa Natives Junior “A” Hockey Club stand for?

What does the team mean for the community, players and alumni?

The following is a message from Robby Moar, our Director of Marketing and Assistant Coach. He is a proud alumni and it’s with good reason. Let Robby’s words tell you one part of the Neepawa Natives’ story and history

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