A hearty congratulations to Minor Bantam AA for capturing Gold at the 16th Annual Capital Winter Classic this past weekend! Even with a sluggish start after well-deserved Christmas break, the players gave a terrific team effort going undefeated and beating a strong Wheatfield Blades team from New York 4-2 in a thrilling final. Coaches and parents are extremely proud of our boys!!!
Nepean Raiders Major Bantam AA takes the Aurora 51st Annual Bantam Tournament, congratulations to all the players and coaching staff for hard work and great team effort
The Nepean Raiders Minor Atom B team White - captured silver medals from the 15th Annual Capital Mid-Season Showdown hosted by the Stittsville Rams (Nov 29 - Dec 1). A very successful weekend for the team. Their hard work, development and teamwork paid off in their tournament play. Congrats Raiders and thank you to Coaches & Parents for your continued support! Photo credit ~ Bogi Tessier
The Nepean Raiders Major Atom B (White) were the CAN/AM Montreal Challenge Cup champions this past weekend December 6-8). The team went undefeated, which included a hard fought, come from behind win during the round robin, to bring home the gold. Our players showed perseverance, strength of character and a never give up mentality throughout the tournament. All of the players, coaches and families were very happy to come home with the gold medal and the fantastic memories of a great tournament.
Nepean Minor Atom Competitive A is playing an international game against China.
Details:NMHA Minor Atom A vs. ChengDu Little Warriors ( China) Bell SensPlex -Canadian Tire Rink December 26th @ 3:00 PM
The Nepean Raiders Minor Atom A - Win Gold at The Toronto Wolverines Fall Classic Nov 22-24. Going 4- 0 through the round – robin against 4 different Toronto area teams led the Raiders to the finals against the Markham Waxers. A great team effort in the finals saw the Raiders prevail 3-0 in a tight, hard fought game. Some great developmental strides made by the boys throughout the weekend!
Major Bantam B were the International Silver Stick -Pembroke Regional champions. The team went undefeated in all 6 games: 3 in the round robin, the quarter final against MTK, seminal against GOB, and the final against Ottawa West. It was an exhausting but very rewarding weekend! Congrats to all the players and coaches.
Major Peewee B White - White earned their 2nd Silver Medal for this season, at the Gatineau Peewee Tournament. After winning all 3 round robin games, then defeating a team from Magog, Quebec 3-0 in the semi-finals. They lost a tightly contested final, to the host, Gatineau team 3-2. The tie was broken, in the last 25 seconds of the final frame. The team continued to battle and almost tied up the game with the goalie pulled, but the puck came inches away and slid by the post. Coaches were very proud of the efforts and the continued compete and battle the team brings to each and every game.
The Nepean Raiders Minor Atom A Team captured Silver Medals from the Capital Fall Classic Oct 25-27. The Tournament was very competitive with the Raiders finishing the Round Robin in first place. After a semi-final come from behind victory the boys fell just short in the Final. A very successful weekend and definitely a step in the right direction!!https://www.capitalfallclassic.com/en/stats/schedule.html?season=1159&subSeason=2595&category=2817
Nepean Raiders Minor Peewee B Black win their 2nd tournament, earning GOLD in Belleville! Fresh on the heels of their first tournament win in Oshawa, the Nepean Raiders Minor Peewee B (Black) team celebrated another victorious win in the Belleville Shriners Charity AE Classic over the November 1-3 weekend! With 10 teams from across Ontario competing in their division, the Raiders won their first 3 games against Belleville, Orillia and Durham, and earned a BYE to the semi-finals on Sunday morning. After defeating the Ottawa Sting in the semis, they clinched a definitive win over the West Carleton Crusaders in the final. The team celebrated their win with a well-earned milkshake at the famous Reid’s dairy. Congratulations to the team and coaches for their second tournament win!
The Nepean Raiders Major Peewee B Black team was the tournament champion in the Empire State Showdown in Rochester, Oct 25-27, 2019. The Raiders were perfect in the round robin, defeating teams from Canada and the US and after a close start in the championship game, pulled away with a convincing win over the Webster Cyclones. Players, coaches and families were very happy to come away with the championship medal, banner and memories. Well done!
Congratulations to the Nepean Raiders minor peewee B white team for their championship win in Rochester NY at the Empire State Showdown. The boys went 3-0 in the round robin, earning their way into the final. They pulled out a hard fought 3-0 win over Monroe County to earn the championship. Throughout the tournament each player contributed to the scoring and we capped it off with a shutout win. Congratulations to the team and coaches for a great weekend of hockey.
The Nepean Raiders Major Bantam AA team defeated the provincially ranked number 1 Mississauga Terriers in the finals to win the Whitby Thanksgiving Classic tournament in Whitby, On. A tournament highlight was an exciting 3 on 3 OT win in the semis to propel them to the finals. Congrats to the Major Bantam AA team, staff and parents for a fun and successful weekend.
" Congratulations to the Nepean Raiders Major Atom AA for winning the Ottawa Senators AAA Shootout in a tight game against the Gloucester Rangers.
This tournament provided an excellent opportunity for all teams to kickoff the 2019-20 season against some great competition. The Raiders battled hard all weekend and in the end were rewarded for their efforts."
Congratulations to the Minor Peewee B (Black) team for an incredible weekend, finishing in 1st place and earning themselves GOLD medals at the Milton Winterhawks Classic tournament on September 15, 2019.
The Raiders won all of their games in the round-robin, advancing to the semifinals and won again. They fought hard and battled the Milton Winterhawks tying up the game 1-1 late into the 3rd period, with an explosive win in O/T.
The championship was truly a group effort with every line and every player contributing to victory. The MVP’s of the final game for Nepean were Ryan, Hayden & Devin. What a fantastic start to the 2019-2020 season!
A week after our team was formed, we came away with a Silver Medal in Richmond Hill. Our team should be extremely proud of their efforts and the result. The team competed, battled and never gave up, gaining 2 wins, and 2 ties in the Round Robin. In the Semi Finals, the team over came a tough game against the Quinte Hawks, 3-2 in OT. We came up one goal short 2-1, in the final against the Whitby Wildcats.
The Schedule can be found at http://nepeanminorhockey.ca/nmha-competitive-tryouts
1. All players are expected to attend all tryout sessions.
2. Only the first ice times are published. After these sessions, players will be invited to additional sessions held through the week.
3. Each player will be assigned a scrimmage team. This information will be available at the Tryout Information Nights (August 18, 2019). It will also be sent by email prior to August 18, 2019.
4. The Tryout website links will be available at the tryout check in desk. After the first weekend of tryouts, any changes to this schedule will be posted on the tryout page on the http://nepeanminorhockey.ca/nmha-competitive-tryouts/.
5. Midget jerseys will be handed out at the hockey office on September 3,2019 (6‐8pm)
6. Please review the Competitive Tryout policy and Team Rules located at Competitive Policies
For any question please contact :
Arlene Cameron at firstname.lastname@example.org
Novice Convenor- Steve Brush at Novice.Competitive@nepeanminorhockey.ca
Atom Convenor- Keith Ellard at Atom.Competitive@nepeanminorhockey.ca
Peewee Convenor- Kathi Moran at Peewee.Competitive@nepeanminorhockey.ca
Bantam Convenor-Nicole Kingsbury at Bantam.Competitive@nepeanminorhockey.ca
Midget Convenor- Claude Provost at Midget.Competitive@nepeanminorhockey.ca
Walter Baker Cafeteria (Thursday, August 8th, 2019)
Peewee/Bantam 7:30 to 9pm
Midget – will be done in the hockey office, the first week of September.
Coaches will be on hand to meet and answer any questions you may have.
MIDGET - SEPTEMBER 3rd, 2019 IN THE HOCKEY OFFICE 6-8PM
Anyone unable to attend the allotted time can pick up a jersey prior to the tryout session. Please allow extra time.
Congratulations to coach Grahame Hughes, their players and team staff for a thrilling weekend
The Myers AAA team features NMHA players Tyler Bell, Thomas Dickey, David Egorov, Miller Kay, Lucas Leblanc, Henry Mews, William Nicholl, Jack Paquette, Owen Pelletier, and Christian White. The NMHA wishes you the best at the Provincials
The Myers AAA team now moves to complete in the provincial championships to be held at the Carleton University Ice House April 8-12.
Provincials schedule http://nepeanhockey.on.ca/docs/2019_PEEWEE_PROVINCIAL_SCHEDUAL.PDF
Nepean Raiders Minor Atom A clinched the Championship round with a Game 6 win over Seaway Valley Rapids.
Congratulations to our NMHA Minor Peewee AA and coach Chad Hartnell and their players and team staff for a thrilling weekend which saw 3 League Championships
Beginning in 2019-2020 Novice will change to a half-ice, 4-on-4 format.
For our top-level players we will be offering 2 teams at the Tier 1 level (formerly competitive) and tryouts for these teams will be held in August.
The Tier 1 teams will play in a Division hosted by the AA/A League. Besides the Nepean Raiders, the Ottawa Valley Silver Seven, Kanata Blazers, Upper Ottawa Valley Aces, Ottawa Sting, Gloucester Rangers, Cumberland Grads, Eastern Ontario Cobras and Rideau St. Lawrence Kings have all indicated that they will be fielding Tier 1 teams beginning in 2019-2020. Current plans call for a 30-game schedule with a year-end Jamboree in late March hosted by the League. There will no be playoffs at the Novice level.The Tier 1 teams will consist of 16 skaters and 2 goaltenders. For each game, the team will be divided in half for each game, with each team having eight players and a goaltender on each side of the ice. At the half, the visiting team will switch ends/sides.Teams are allowed to attend tournaments as long as they are 4-on-4 and sanctioned by Hockey Canada. Teams will not be allowed to compete in Atom tournaments or in any full-ice tournament.
For complete information on the Novice program, please visit the HEO website www.hockeyeasternontario.ca/pages/programs/novice.htm
Congratulations to the Minor Bantam B Black on their third gold this season. The team went undefeated in the round robin, with 2 shutouts and 3 goals allowed in 4 games. Ranked first in their group, earning a bye to the semifinals. They defeated Ottawa West 3-2 and then Stittsville 4-1 in the final to win the Sensplex Capital Winter Classic. Congratulations to all the players and coaches on a great tournament!
Congrats to the Nepean Raiders Minor Atom B White team and coaches for winning the Consolation bracket at the Peterborough Liftlock Atom Hockey tournament this weekend with a stellar 6-2 performance over the Mississipi Thunder Kings! They showed excellent heart and tenacity all weekend!
Congratulations to the Minor Bantam B White team on winning the CHE Canadian Cup in Montreal on December 2, 2018. Throughout the tournament, players and goalies offered outstanding performances with 4 straight tight-score wins, including a shutout. The final game was hard fought against a AA team from Mississauga, the Duffield Devils. The effort put forth by the Raiders White late in the Finals game to tie the score 3-3 with less than 2 minutes to go, led to a 5 minute goalless overtime period and, ultimately, a shootout, which the Raiders won 2-0.
Congratulations to all the players and coaches.
Minor Bantam B Black won the Montreal Youth Fall Classic. The team went undefeated (total 25 GF and 3 GA in 5 games), winning the finals against the Oakville Rangers.
The Nepean Raiders Minor Atom B Black team prevailed once again.
Winning their 3rd Tournament Championship of the year at the Capital Mid-Season Showdown and the Sensplex this past weekend. Unbelievable!! Going undefeated once again, the Raiders beat 4 different local teams to come away with the GOLD! Congrats to this great group of talented players! Thank you to the coaching staff and parents for making this all possible!
Congratulations to the Nepean Raiders Major Peewee B White team for winning the Silver Stick Regional Championship in Pembroke. The team now moves on to the Silver Stick International Finals in January in Forest, Ontario.
The team battled hard throughout the 16-team tournament, culminating in 3 games played on Sunday including shutouts in the quarter and semi-final games and a hard fought 2-1 win against the Frontenac Flyers in the final. The coaches and parents couldn't be more proud of the boys! Thanks to all the volunteers, parents and coaches for making this a weekend to remember.
Winners of the Belleville Shriner’s Charity Tournament.
The boys won against 5 out of 6 Ontario teams, ending with a 6-1 win on the finals. Congratulations!
The Nepean Raiders, Minor Atom B Black team brought home their second Gold medal of the year by winning the CAN/AM Lake Placid hockey tournament this past weekend. (Nov 1-4, 2018). Facing extremely spirited teams from Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York, the Raiders defeated each one of them to bring home the Gold. Congrats to a resilient and talented squad and thank you to all the coaches and parents for making this a special weekend in beautiful Lake Placid!
HEO was well represented in this year’s Whitby Thanksgiving Classic
showcasing 3 teams (Seaway Valley Rapids, Gloucester Rangers and Nepean Raiders) making it to the semi- final round.
Congratulations to the Nepean Raiders Major Peewee AA team who went 6-0 crowning themselves as the 2018 Tournament Champions.
What a weekend! Sun, fun and a Tournament victory in at the St. Catherine's Garden City Early Bird Tournament!
The Nepean Raiders Minor Atom B Black team went undefeated for the weekend, played against some very strong Southern Ontario A Teams and won several of their games, coming from behind, and by one goal. The effort this weekend was outstanding and these players deserved this win! Thank you to all the coaches, volunteers and parents for making this all possible. What a way to start the year!!
Scrimmage team assignments for Major Peewee, Minor Bantam and Major Bantam will be sent out by Thursday afternoon of August 23rd
Congratulations to NMHA alumni Serron Noel who was selected in the 2nd round, 34th overall by the Florida Panthers in the 2018 NHL entry draft. Serron began his hockey career with the NMHA in 2007-2008 in our Novice House A program. He then progressed through NMHA AA teams, through the Senators AAA program and finally with the Brockville Midget AAA program before being drafted by Oshawa. Serron began his junior career with the Oshawa Generals in 2016-2017 and he recorded 28 goals and 25 assists in 62 regular season games with the Generals last season.
We wish Serron all the best in his professional career with the Florida Panthers.
The NMHA would like to congratulate the following volunteers on the awards they received at this years 2018 AGM.AA Coach of the Year - Gord Weatherall
Listed below are the projected competitive tryout dates for the 2018-2019 season:
Saturday, 18 August, 2018
Novice, Minor Atom, Major Atom and Minor Peewee
Saturday, 25 August, 2018
Major Peewee, Minor Bantam and Major Bantam
Saturday, 8 September, 2018
Minor Midget and Major Midget
Schedules, standings and statistics can be found on the following League websites:
For AA/A teams, please go to: http://oemhlaa_a.pointstreaksites.com/view/oemhlaa_a/home-page
For B teams, please go to: ottawableague.ca