News release – Township of Clearview
Clearview’s Parks, Culture and Recreation Department is excited to announce that registration opens today, Tuesday, February 15th for Clearview’s first ever 3 on 3 Spring Fever Youth Hockey Tournament. The Inaugural tournament will take place from April 1st to the 3rd, 2022 at both the Stayner and Creemore Arenas.
“What a terrific opportunity for young hockey players to show us their skills in the inaugural 3 on 3 tournament!”, stated Mayor Doug Measures. “Clearview Township has a long heritage of great hockey, and our facilities are in great shape to host this event. We welcome players and fans from across Ontario to Clearview Township”.
Originally scheduled in April of 2020 and cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, staff are thrilled to see this Spring Fever tournament finally take the ice. There will be six divisions in total, open for youth ages under 9 to under 14. Teams will be made up of a minimum of seven and a maximum of 10 players per team, including the goaltender.
The tournament guarantees four games and promises $5,000 in prizes, trophies and draws, and a great opportunity to play fast-paced hockey with your peers. Admission to watch the tournament will be free all weekend long.
Terry Vachon, General Manager Parks, Culture & Recreation is excited, “We are extremely excited to finally host our first ever 3 on 3 youth hockey tournament. We’re hoping to attract a maximum of 56 teams for the three-day event. All registered participants will be entered into a complimentary draw for 16 authentic NHL jerseys, and we will have an incredible prize table including trophies for game, tournament, finals, and most valuable players. All finalists will receive an impressive 4-inch medal.”
Registration is on a first-come, first-paid basis with a maximum of 6 teams per division. Register a team for $550.00 before registration closes on March 22nd. All funds will be going towards recreation programming in Clearview Township. For more information or to register, visit www.discoverclearview.ca/3on3.
For more information, please contact:
|Terry Vachon |
General Manager Parks, Culture & Recreation
705-428-6013 ext. 21
Parks & Recreation Clerk
Banner image – provided by Township of Clearview