Spartan hockey begins this weekend
Thesenior hockey teams of Stanstead College will be holding home openers, this weekend, at the Pat Burns Arena. The senior boys team, which plays in the MPHL, will have their first game on Friday night, at 7:00 pm, against Academie St. Louis, from Quebec City, and will play that team again, on Saturday, at 4:00 pm. “Many of our players graduated last year, so we have a lot of new players and some important veterans,” said coach James Rioux.
The senior girls hockey team, which plays in the NAPHA league, will have their first game on Saturday evening, against the North American Hockey Academy, from Stowe, Vermont, beginning at 7:00 pm.
“We’re really excited for the season to begin and we hope that people come out to watch the games,” added Mr. Rioux. Admission is free.
Stanstead College Spartans celebrating after a victory last year.