FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – As part of today’s kickoff for minor hockey week, the Fort St. John Huskies are giving local minor hockey players free admission to tonight’s game against the County of Grande Prairie JDA Kings. Players are encouraged to wear their jerseys to the game.
Fort St. John comes into the tilt with a one point lead over the Sexsmith Vipers for fourth place in the NWJHL standings with a record of 12-13-0. The clubs appear to be on a collision course for a first round playoff matchup.
After tonight’s game the Huskies have a quick turnaround with a contest tomorrow afternoon in Peace River against the Navigators.
The opening faceoff tonight is scheduled for 8 p.m.