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Nova Major Bantams Hosting Provincials

The Nova Major Bantams are hosting provincials at the Keating Centre starting today.

The tournament is kicking off with the Nova Major Bantams taking on The Gulls at noon. The Wear Well Bombers, based out of Pictou County, will face off with the Gulls at 6:30 p.m.

The Bombers and Novas will tangle at 10 a.m. on Friday. The Novas will then play The Rangers at 4 p.m. the same day, before the Bombers take on the Joneljim Cougars at 6 p.m.. On Saturday, the Novas will play the Cougars at 8 a.m. while the Bombers play the Rangers at noon.

Crossovers start later that day while the gold and bronze medal games will take place on Sunday.

Shane MacIsaac, president of the Nova Major Bantam Hockey, said fans can expect the highest level of Bantam hockey in the province. He said the amount of talent on hand will draw scouts from the major midget and major junior ranks.


The opening ceremonies for the tournament start at 6 tonight.