CALGARY, Alta. – The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced Tuesday its list of Showcase Events that have been or will be held throughout the course of the 2017-18 season.
There are a total of 21 events that will be featured during the campaign that began with the CCHL Showcase, which was held earlier this month in Kanata, Ont.
Joining the CCHL with Showcases in September are the OJHL, BCHL, SJHL and AJHL.
October features the MHL and NOJHL events while November has both the Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge along with the SIJHL All-Star Game.
December sees both the Canada East & West Selection Camps as well as the World Junior A Challenge featured. You also have the MJHL Showcase taking place in the final month of the year.
January boasts the CJHL Prospects Game, which will be held Tuesday, Jan. 23 at Port Credit Arena in Mississauga, Ont.
Also on tap to begin 2018 has the LHJAAAQ Showcase being held as will the first-ever MJHL vs. SJHL Showcase and the SIJHL Showcase.
Late April and early May will see the four CJHL regional championships being held across the country to see who will join the host Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL) at the RBC Cup Canadian Jr. A Championship, May 11-20, in Chilliwack, B.C.
2017-18 CJHL Showcase Events
Sept. 2-4 – Bell Sensplex, Kanata. Ont.
Sept. 19-21 – HarborCenter, Buffalo, N.Y.
Sept. 20-24 – Prospera Place, Chilliwack, B.C.
Sept. 24-27 – Hamm Latrace Arena, Saskatoon, Sask.
Sept. 28-30 – Edgeworth Centre, Camrose, Alta.
Oct. 10-11 – Credit Union Place, Summerside, P.E.I.
Oct. 10-11 – Gerry McCrory Countryside Complex, Sudbury, Ont.
Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Challenge
Nov. 13-15 – Duncan McDonald Memorial Gardens, Trenton, Ont.
SIJHL All-Star Game
Nov. 29 – Hippodrome, Eveleth, Minn.
2017 World Junior A Challenge Selection Camps
Canada East: Dec. 2-7 – MasterCard Centre, Toronto, Ont.
Canada West: Dec. 2-6 – Markin MacPhail Centre, Calgary, Alta.
2017 World Junior A Challenge
Dec. 10-16 – Rath Eastlink Community Centre, Truro, N.S.
Dec. 11-13 – Bell MTS Iceplex, Winnipeg, Man.
Jan. 15-16 – Aréna Salberry, Valleyfield, Que.
MJHL vs. SJHL Showcase
Jan. 15-16 – Co-operators Centre ,Regina, Sask.
CJHL Prospects Game
Jan. 23 – Port Credit Arena, Mississauga, Ont.
Jan. 30-31 – Ice for Kids Arena, Fort Frances, Ont.
Doyle Cup AJHL vs. BCHL Championship Series
BCHL: April 27-29 – Venue T.B.A.
AJHL: May 1-6 – Venue T.B.A.
Western Regional Cup MJHL vs. SJHL Championship Series
MJHL: April 27-28 – Venue T.B.A.
SJHL: May 1-4 – Venue T.B.A.
MJHL*: May 6-7 – Venue T.B.A.
* – if necessary
Dudley-Hewitt Cup Central Jr. A Championship
May 1-5 – Memorial Arena, Dryden, Ont.
Fred Page Cup Eastern Jr. A Championship
May 2-6 – Jim Durrell Recreation Centre, Ottawa, Ont.
RBC Cup Canadian Jr. A Championship
May 11-20 – Prospera Place, Chilliwack, B.C.
Photo credit: Robert Lefebvre