The Saskatchewan Hockey Association has released the draw for provincials from pee wee level to the senior ranks.
The announcement came yesterday with a number of teams pouring the news onto social media after finding out who they have drawn in the first round of their respective brackets. No schedules have been released as of yet since teams are determining those dates with their opponents.
On the senior side of things, teams competing in provincials will have to finish their games by February 17, 2019 except for teams in Senior D who have until March 3, 2019 for first round matchups.
Here is a look at senior teams from the Sask West Hockey League and Sask Valley Hockey League that are competing in provincials this winter.
* An asterix indicates which team has home ice advantage for their respective opening matchup.
- Kindersley Klippers (SWHL) vs Watrous Winterhawks *
- Wilkie Outlaws (SWHL) vs Rosthern Wheat Kings *
- Elrose Aces (SVHL) vs LeRoy Braves *
- Outlook Ice Hawks (SVHL) vs Kinistino Tigers *
- Biggar Nationals (SWHL) vs Eston Ramblers (SVHL) *
- Central Butte Flyers (SVHL) * vs Wynyard Monarchs
- Macklin Mohawks (SWHL) * vs St. Walburg Eagles
- Delisle Bruins (SVHL) * vs Hafford Hawks
- Loreburn 19ers (SVHL) vs Gull Lake Greyhounds *
- Lucky Lake Lakers (SVHL) receive a bye into the second round and will play the winner between the Drake Canucks and the Porcupine Plain Blues
- Kenaston Blizzards (SVHL) * vs Debden Jets
- Beechy Bombers (SVHL) * vs Edam Three Stars
- Kyle Elks (SVHL) receive a bye into the second round and will play the winner between the Craik Warriors and the Wawota Flyers
See all the results from the draw, including west central midget, bantam and pee wee hockey teams by visiting the SHA's page here.