Wheatland Raiders to Host U16AA Hockey Elite Provincials


The Wheatland Raiders, a formidable U16 AA hockey team hailing from Wheatland County, Alberta, are gearing up to host a thrilling spectacle of talent as they take the helm in organizing the U16AA Hockey Alberta Provincials. This prestigious event is scheduled to unfold from March 21 to 24, 2024, at the Strathmore Family Centre Arena, promising four days of intense hockey action that will captivate fans and showcase the best U16 hockey teams Alberta has to offer.

Key Players to Watch

The Wheatland Raiders boast a roster filled with promising talent, including standout players such as Chestermere’s own Aiden Conroy upfront & Captain Cameron Johnson on defense. These young athletes have consistently delivered outstanding performances, with Conroy leading the team in scoring.

A Glimpse into the Elite Provincials

The U16AA Hockey Elite Provincials is a highly anticipated event that brings together the most promising U16 hockey teams from across the province. This showcase of skill, dedication, and determination is set to draw fans, scouts, and hockey enthusiasts alike to the Strathmore Family Centre Arena.

The Wheatland Raiders will face formidable competition during the tournament, as they go head-to-head with teams like the Calgary Royals, Airdrie Havoc, Lloydminster Blazers and the Edmonton PAC Saints!. The stakes are high as these teams will battle it out to become the Provincial Champions!

Community Spirit and Support

Hosting an event of this magnitude is a testament to the dedication and passion of the Wheatland Athletic Association and Strathmore Minor Hockey Association. It also serves as a rallying point for the local community, encouraging residents to come together in support of their home team. Volunteers, sponsors, and fans alike are expected to contribute to the success of the tournament, creating a vibrant and electric atmosphere at the Strathmore Family Centre Arena.


As the dates of March 21 to 24, 2024, draw near, anticipation is mounting for the U16AA Hockey Elite Provincials, hosted by the Wheatland Raiders. This event not only showcases the exceptional talent within the U16 hockey circuit but also solidifies the Wheatland Raiders’ place in the hockey community. With their dedicated players and unwavering community support, the Raiders are well-equipped to make this tournament an unforgettable experience for all involved. Hockey enthusiasts across Alberta should mark their calendars and prepare for four days of thrilling competition and camaraderie at the Strathmore Family Centre Arena, where the future stars of the sport will shine bright.

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