Alberta junior hockey players faceoff outdoors

Alberta Junior Hockey Oil Barons

Fort McMurray Oil Barons The weather co-operated, the home team won and it was standing room only at the first junior hockey game played outdoors Friday.

The host Fort McMurray Oil Barons downed the Drayton Valley Thunder 4-2 on a rink constructed on a soccer pitch near downtown.

The Northern Classic – Hosted By The Fort McMurray Oil Barons

The Northern Classic broke the previous Alberta Junior Hockey League’s attendance record of 4,400, drawing 5,726.

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