1989 Air Canada Cup

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1989 Air Canada Cup
Tournament details
Dates April 1989
Teams 6
Venue(s) Memorial Stadium in St. John's, NL
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg Alberta Calgary Buffaloes
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg Saskatchewan Regina Pat Canadians
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg Ontario Wexford Raiders
MVP Ontario Steve Smith

The 1989 Air Canada Cup was Canada's 11th annual national midget 'AAA' hockey championship, which was played in April 1989 at Memorial Stadium in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. In a rematch of the previous year's gold medal game, the Calgary Buffaloes defeated the defending champion Regina Pat Canadians to win the gold medal. The Wexford Raiders from Ontario won the bronze.


Result Team Region City
1st, gold medalist(s) Alberta Calgary Buffaloes Pacific Calgary, AB
2nd, silver medalist(s) Saskatchewan Regina Pat Canadians West Regina, SK
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ontario Wexford Raiders Central Toronto, ON
4 Quebec Gouverneurs de Ste-Foy Quebec Ste-Foy, QC
5 Nova Scotia Antigonish Novas Atlantic Antigonish, NS
6 Newfoundland and Labrador St. John’s Capitals Host St. John's, NL

Round robin[edit]


Rank Team W-L-T GF GA PTS
1 Ontario Wexford Raiders 5-0-0 18 10 10
2 Quebec Gouverneurs de Ste-Foy 3-2-0 21 9 6
3 Saskatchewan Regina Pat Canadiens 3-2-0 22 13 6
4 Alberta Calgary Buffaloes 3-2-0 17 11 6
5 Nova Scotia Antigonish Novas 1-4-0 8 21 2
6 Newfoundland and Labrador St. John’s Capitals 0-5-0 7 29 0




  • Calgary 5 - Wexford 4
  • Regina 3 - Ste-Foy 2

Bronze medal game[edit]

  • Wexford 7 - Ste-Foy 2

Gold medal game[edit]

  • Calgary 4 - Regina 3

Individual awards[edit]

  • Most Valuable Player: Ontario Steve Smith (Wexford)
  • Most Sportsmanlike Player: Ontario Kelly Harper (Wexford)

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