Calgary Mountaineers

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Calgary Mountaineers
Founded 1970s
League Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League
Based in Calgary, Alberta
Arena Max Bell Centre
Colors Black, Silver, Maroon/Blue and White
Championships Presidents Cup (1983)
Founders Cup (2009)
Website Jr. A Mountaineers

The Calgary Mountaineers are a box lacrosse organization based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The organization has teams at three levels of the Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League: a Senior B squad, along with a Junior A and Junior B teams.

Sr. B Mountaineers[edit]

The Senior Mountaineers have existed for over 30 years, and in 1983, captured the Canadian Senior B championship, the Presidents Cup.

Jr. A Mountaineers[edit]

Established in 2006, the Calgary Jr. A Mountaineers are one of four teams in the province at the Junior A level. They were the host team for the 2008 Minto Cup, Canada's national Junior A championship. The tournament was held at the Max Bell Centre in August 2008, won by Orangeville Northmen.[1]

Jr. B Mountaineers[edit]

The Calgary Jr. B Mountaineers were formed in the late 1990s, and have won the Alberta Provincial Championship in 2000, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.[2]

On August 22, 2009, the Junior B Mountaineers upset the OLA Junior B Lacrosse League's Clarington Green Gaels 8-4 to win Alberta's first Founders Cup since 1999.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northmen capture Minto Cup 9-4". Inside Lacrosse. 8 September 2008. 
  2. ^ [1]

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