The 2016/17 season saw a record number of banner winners for the West Vancouver Minor Hockey Association. Five of our eleven eligible teams won league banners: Atom A1, Bantam A1, Bantam C1, Midget C1, Midget A1. That’s 45% of our teams winning banners! Of special note was our Atom A’s Final Four playoff championship victory on home ice. In addition, 3 more of our teams won tournaments this year.
Also, congratulations to those recognized for individual awards and accolades:
Michael Walsh, Volunteer of the Year award winner;
Cathy Eggertson, Manager of the Year;
Kit McLean, “retiring” from the Board;
Mario Bottazzini, “retiring” ref assignor; dedication & service to WVMHA award;
Ryan Campbell and Reid Robertson, Coaches of the Year;
Jacob McKenzie, Referee of the Year;
Emmett Mikita, Most Improved Official.
Congratulations everyone! Our focus on skills development, competitiveness and fair play is beginning to pay off.