Hockey players are trained to be at their best, not nervous, when eyes are on them. For Unity native Alex Pernitsky, the nerves were admittedly tough to shake during the RBC Cup final, the national Junior A championship, which was broadcast on live television across the country.
Rylan Toth started all four games for the Red Deer Rebels and helped them reach the semi-finals of the 2016 Memorial Cup, where they lost to the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies.submitted/Terry Wilson, CHL Images
The second instalment of the SJHL Bantam Draft is set to take place next week on Thursday, June 2 in Nipawin. The following day, the teams and league will convene to discuss scheduling for the 2016-17 season along with other topics in need of discussion.