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MJHL celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day

In honour of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the MJHL celebrates the rich history of Indigenous players, coaches, management and staff that continue to be a fabric to the success of the league. “In the spirit of reconciliation and continued collaboration we’re proud to acknowledge our strong connections to the Indigenous community, we’re excited to highlight […]

Nighthawks unveil logo & team colours

Courtesy of Niverville Nighthawks The Niverville Nighthawks, the newest team to join the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL), have reached a major developmental milestone: the time has come to unveil their official logo. Earlier this year, the team’s board of directors tasked board member Ray Dowse to take the lead on logo design. The timeframe […]

Ken Pearson hits 1000 MJHL games milestone

From his first time as a Head Coach with the Winkler Flyers in 1999 to present day where Ken Pearson serves as Head Coach & General Manager of his home town Neepawa Titans, plenty has happened in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) since his coaching start in the late nineties. On Saturday night in […]

Niverville expansion franchise unveils name ‘Nighthawks’

Release courtesy of Niverville Junior A Hockey NIVERVILLE, MB – Niverville’s new Junior A hockey team officially has a name: the Niverville Nighthawks! The decision comes after an extensive public engagement process that resulted in an outpouring of positive community feedback. “There’s just something powerful and mysterious about the name Nighthawks,” says Kelvin Cech, the […]

Terriers honour the late Geno Romanow

Courtesy of Portage Terriers On Saturday October 30, 2021 the Portage Terriers honoured former trainer and equipment manager Geno Romanow who passed away on May 8, 2020. Geno started with the Terriers in 1974 and faithfully served with the team until the time of his passing. Not one for attention, he quietly went about his […]

The MJHL, a storied past, a promising future | P.4

The Manitoba Junior Hockey League celebrates Manitoba 150 and over 100 Years of Junior hockey history. To celebrate and recognize Manitoba 150 and over 100 years of junior hockey history in the province, the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) is pleased to release the fourth of a five-part video vignette series. The series reinforces the […]

CJHL appoints Kim Davis as Life Member

Courtesy of Canadian Junior Hockey League CALGARY, Alta. – The Canadian Junior Hockey League announced Tuesday the appointment of Kim Davis as a Life Member to its organization in recognition of his considerable contributions over these many years to Jr. A hockey. The outgoing commissioner of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League has served at the […]

Jamie and Reggie Leach reflect on making hockey more

By Kyle Prystupa, MJHL Media:    Reggie and Jamie Leach are the only indigenous father-son duo to win the Stanley Cup, they have both lived an exceptional life in hockey through junior and the National Hockey League.  Years after the being in the limelight as dedicated professional hockey players, their most virtuous work is being […]

ANAVET Cup | More than the game of hockey

First awarded in 1971, the ANAVET Cup is won through a best-of-seven series featuring a head-to-head matchup between the champions of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) and the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) with the victor moving on to the Centennial Cup. Deriving from the Canadian not-for-profit organization ANAVETS, the ANAVET Cup was created […]

The MJHL, a storied past, a promising future | P.3

The Manitoba Junior Hockey League celebrates Manitoba 150 and over 100 Years of Junior hockey history. To celebrate and recognize Manitoba 150 and over 100 years of junior hockey history in the province, the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) is pleased to release the first of a five-part video vignette series. The series reinforces the […]

A look back at Dauphin’s last MJHL championship

Courtesy of Doug Zywina, The Dauphin Herald:   Apr. 3, 2010 was the last time the Dauphin Kings hoisted the Turnbull Trophy as Manitoba Junior Hockey League champions. Friday marked the 10th anniversary of that milestone. Of course, that was the year the Kings hosted the RBC Cup national championship. Marlin Murray was the Kings head […]

MJHL connected to Memorial Cup with deep roots

Gathered by Kyle Prystupa, MJHL Media: Although it will unfortunately not be awarded in 2020 due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Memorial Cup remains deeply rooted in Manitoba Junior Hockey League history. For fifty-three seasons, 1919-1971, the Manitoba Junior Hockey League clubs competed for the opportunity to earn the National title as Memorial Cup champions.  […]

The MJHL, a storied past, a promising future | P.2

The Manitoba Junior Hockey League celebrates Manitoba 150 and over 100 Years of Junior hockey history. To celebrate and recognize Manitoba 150 and over 100 years of junior hockey history in the province, the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) is pleased to release the first of a five-part video vignette series. The series reinforces the […]

The MJHL, a storied past, a promising future | P.1

The Manitoba Junior Hockey League celebrates Manitoba 150 and over 100 Years of Junior hockey history. To celebrate and recognize Manitoba 150 and over 100 years of junior hockey history in the province, the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) is pleased to release the first of a five-part video vignette series. The series reinforces the […]