Lethbridge will be on the national sports stage again soon with the U of L hosting the 2018-2019 U Sports Men's Hockey Championships.
U SPORTS announcing today (Thurs) the University of Lethbridge has been awarded the right to host the 2018-19 U SPORTS Men’s Hockey Championships, University Cup. The University of Lethbridge, City of Lethbridge and the Enmax Centre partnered to bid on both the 2018-19 and 2019-20 championship. Acadia University was awarded the 2019-20 event. Both the University and the City are excited and honoured to be selected to host the U SPORTS Men's Hockey National Championship. "Hosting the U SPORTS Men's Hockey Championships reflects the hard work in rebuilding our hockey program especially by our Coach Spiros Anastas," said Ken McInnes, Executive Director or Sport and Recreation Services. "It also highlights the community support we enjoy as evidenced by the leadership our City Council demonstrated in supporting the Bid with a Major Sporting Events grant." The 2019 U SPORTS Men’s Hockey Championships will bring the top eight teams in the country to Lethbridge March 14th to 17th, 2019. All games during the will be played at the Enmax Centre. - U of L Release