In conjunction with the SJHL Draft, the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League also held their annual general meeting this past weekend in Nipawin.
Highlights and Changes for 2017/18:
-- The elimination of the Western Canada Cup after 5 years of it as the Anavet Cup will return featuring the MJHL champion vs. SJHL champion which will begin on April 27th, 2018 (MJHL will be home team)
-- The Survivor/Wild-Card series will be reduced from Best of 5 series to a Best of 3 series.
-- A 4-man officiating crew usage will increase from 60% to 75%.
--2017 SJHL Showcase will once again take place in Warman from Sept 24th-27th, 2017
--Starting in 2018/19, the dark jerseys will be worn by the home-team.
Chat with SJHL President Bill Chow about the weekend.