By Kyle Prystupa, MJHL Media:
The MJHL and its member clubs are pleased to release the 2019-20 regular season schedule. MJHL Opening Weekend is slated for September 20-22, 2019 featuring ten (10) games and ten (10) teams throughout the weekend with the exception of the OCN Blizzard who will get started September 26. The defending champion Portage Terriers will open their campaign Friday, September 20 at Stride Place as they face the new look Winnipeg Blues.
The regular season will consist of sixty (60) games in a balanced schedule, each team competing against each other six times with three (3) home games and three (3) away. The regular season will conclude on March 1, 2020.
In a change from recent years the Old Dutch MJHL Players Showcase will move to the fall, hosted September 29 – October 1, 2019 at Seven Oaks Sportsplex in Winnipeg. The third SJHL-MJHL Showcase will be held January 21-22, 2020 in Regina, SK with no MJHL games scheduled January 19 through January 23.
The Selkirk Steelers will host two (2) off-site games at Peguis First Nation in the state-of-the-art Peguis Multiplex Centre. Visiting opponents for the off-site games will be the OCN Blizzard and Waywayseecappo Wolverines.