MJHL Trivia – Answers

January 11, 2015


Recently, we challenged your knowledge of the MJHL. Hope you enjoyed testing your memory skills. Drumroll please..………..here are the answers to the questions:


  1. Which MJHL alumni has been a long-time referee in the NHL? (Rob Martel of Selkirk Steelers)
  2. Who was the last captain in the MJHL to hoist the national championship trophy? Hint: Centennial Cup. (Ken Neufeld of Selkirk Steelers)
  3. This Portage Terrier alumni went on to play with Los Angeles Kings? (Dan Bonar)
  4. This MJHL player was named CJHL Player of the Year. (Eric Delong/Portage Terriers)
  5. Who was the first-ever signed Selkirk Steeler? (Willy Cole…..went on to become a radio personality.)
  6. Who was the first-ever coach of the then-MJHL franchise Steinbach Hawks? (Al Hares….former bench boss of Selkirk Steelers)
  7. This Dauphin King goaltender went on to star in the NHL. (Ron Low)
  8. This player was arguably the highest-profile player to suit up for the then-MJHL franchise Kenora Muskies. (Charlie Simmer….went on to star with the Los Angeles Kings; most notably the Triple Crown Line)
  9. This MJHL alumni went on to win four Stanley Cups. (Butch Goring/Dauphin Kings)
  10. Who is the MJHL’s all-time winning coach? (Don MacGillivray/Winnipeg Blues. He started his coaching career with St. James Canadians)
  11. This MJHL alumni went on to play for his native country in the Winter Olympics/World Championships. (Karl Friesen/West Kildonan North Stars.)
  12. This former MJHL coach went on to coach Theo Fleury. (Glenn Watson/OCN Blizzard)