Pat Burns Annual Tournament
The second Pat Burns Annual Tournament was held over the weekend at the arena in Stanstead. This is a round robin tournament of special teams that are put together mainly to have fun but also to bring some great hockey to the arena. The players come from different elite leagues such as the junior AAA, the NCAA, and Stanstead College players. The tournament starts with the coaches, this year they were organizer Joey Roy, J.D. Ross, Nicola Ouellet and Shaun Ouellet, who then try to put together the strongest team they can.
The team of J.D. Ross played Nicola Ouellet’s team in the final, beating them 10 to 6. “We organize the tournament just for fun and to get people to watch some really good hockey. We’ll organize another one next year,” said Mr. Roy.