Flyers set to host 2011 Savage Cup

Photo:  The Senior Flyers celebrate their 2008 Savage Cup win at the North Peace Arena –


The Fort St. John Flyers have been selected to host the 2011 Savage Cup tournament.

The Savage Cup is B.C.’s Senior AAA championship, something the Flyers have won several times before. The 3-team tournament will be held March 15-19, 2011 at the North Peace Arena.

The Flyers will face the Prince George Mohawks and the Penticton Vees. The tournament will consist of one game a per day, with the championship final on Saturday March 19, 2011.

The Savage Cup champion will then go on to meet the Alberta Senior AAA champion for the McKenzie Cup. The McKenzie Cup champion will represent the Pacific Region at the 2011 Allan Cup in Kenora, Ontario.