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Jan 28, 2023 | Richard Lalonde | 466 views
Thank You!
Last weekend Port Stanley Minor Hockey Association hosted our Annual Memorial Tournament.  For those who may not be familiar with this tournament. This tournament started in 2015 as the Greg Pratt and Ron Johnson Memorial Tournament. 

In 2019 it was re-branded to the Port Stanley Minor Hockey Association Memorial Tournament and would then also honour Matt Moyes, and Disco Dave Johnstone.  Greg, Ron, Matt and Dave all contributed their time and were proud members of the PMSHA community.  We are forever grateful for them and their contributions to help make Port Stanley hockey what it is.  Their dedication and legacy will continue to live on through this Memorial tournament and in the hearts of many at the arena and on the ice.

 

On behalf of myself, the PSMHA Executive and our entire organization, we would like to extend a HUGE THANK YOU to the following individuals, community members, community groups, businesses and Families.

 

Sponsors and Donations

 

Battle Hockey 

Candy Gram

Carmichaels

Callon Dietz Incorporated  

Courtney Fagan
Eleven Sixty Bar & Grill

Event Connect

Fan of the Sport

Good Brothers Films

Great Lakes Farms

Greg Graham Skate Sharpening

Harbour Merchant

Hermes Sports Exchange

IDA Pharmacy

Kettle Creek Swans

Port Stanley Optimist Club

PSMHA - U9 Black

PSMHA - U9 White

PSMHA - U11 Black

PSMHA - U11 White

Port Stanley Foodland

Taphouse 

The Pierside

Wellington Street Family Dentistry- Dr. Wakulich.

 

The Memorial Families

 

Johnson Family

Johnstone Family

Moyes Family

Pratt family

 

Special Thanks to:

 

Central Elgin Arena Staff 

Jr. C Sailors 

All the Volunteers

 

Last but certainly not least, Shelley Boyes.  Many of you know or have interacted with Shelley in the weeks leading up to the tournament.  Shelley is our Director of Tournaments and Events and has done an amazing job putting the tournament together.  

 

Congratulations to this years Champion Teams, Way to Go!!!

 

U9 - West Lorne Comets

 

U11 - Mid Huron Huskies

Some photos can be view on our Facebook page at the following link:

https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100057676231888

 

We hope that everyone had an amazing weekend and we look forward to next year’s tournament!!!

Richard Lalonde
President
Port Stanley Minor Hockey Association.

 
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