Winkler Flyers

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Winkler Flyers
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City Winkler, Manitoba
League Manitoba Junior Hockey League
Founded1980
Home arena Winkler Recreation Complex
ColoursOrange, Black, White
Media www.PembinaValleyOnline.com
COUNTRY 88

The Winkler Flyers are a Manitoba Junior Hockey League team playing out of the Winkler Arena in Winkler, Manitoba, Canada. The Flyers entered the MJHL as an expansion team for the 1980-81 season and have won three Turnbull Cup Championships as Manitoba Junior 'A' Champions (1991, 1992, & 1998) as well as the ANAVET Cup in 1992.

Manitoba Junior Hockey League

The Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) is a Junior 'A' ice hockey league operating in the Canadian province of Manitoba and one of eleven member leagues of the Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL).

The Winkler Centennial Arena, formerly the Winkler Recreation Complex and commonly referred to as the Winkler Arena, is a 2,000-seat multi-purpose arena located in Winkler, Manitoba, Canada. It is home to the Winkler Flyers of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. The Winkler Arena is Winkler's premier hockey facility. It is located next to the Winkler Aquatic Centre and the Winkler Curling Club.

Winkler, Manitoba City in Manitoba, Canada

Winkler is a small city with a population of 14,311 located in southern Manitoba, Canada surrounded by the Rural Municipality of Stanley. It is one hundred kilometres southwest of Winnipeg. As the largest city in the Pembina Valley, it serves as a regional hub for commerce, agriculture and industry.

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National Hockey League players to have played for the Flyers include Hall of Fame goaltender Eddie "The Eagle" Belfour.

National Hockey League North American professional ice hockey league

The National Hockey League is a professional ice hockey league in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and 7 in Canada. The NHL is considered to be the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. The Stanley Cup, the oldest professional sports trophy in North America, is awarded annually to the league playoff champion at the end of each season.

Hockey Hall of Fame award

The Hockey Hall of Fame is an ice hockey museum located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dedicated to the history of ice hockey, it is a museum and a hall of fame. It holds exhibits about players, teams, National Hockey League (NHL) records, memorabilia and NHL trophies, including the Stanley Cup. Founded in Kingston, Ontario, the Hockey Hall of Fame was established in 1943 under the leadership of James T. Sutherland. The first class of honoured members was inducted in 1945, before the Hall of Fame had a permanent location. It moved to Toronto in 1958 after the NHL withdrew its support for the International Hockey Hall of Fame in Kingston, Ontario. Its first permanent building opened at Exhibition Place in 1961. The hall was relocated in 1993, and is now in downtown Toronto, inside Brookfield Place, and a historic Bank of Montreal building.

Ed Belfour ice hockey player

Edward John Belfour is a Canadian former professional ice hockey goaltender.

List of Championships

ChampionshipYears Won
Turnbull Cup 1991, 1992, & 1998
ANAVET Cup 1992

Season-by-season record

Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, OTL = Overtime Losses, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against

SeasonGPWLTOTLGFGAPointsFinishPlayoffs
1980-814611341-186286239th MJHL
1981-824823250-240231466th MJHL
1982-834826220-263219524th MJHL
1983-844831161-301262634th MJHL
1984-854826202-252218544th MJHL
1985-864837101-369194731st MJHL
1986-874826202-252218546th MJHL
1987-884820262-259254427th MJHL
1988-894830153-253200633rd MJHL
1989-905224280-289274486th MJHL
1990-914837101-321216752nd MJHLWon League
1991-924842510363191851st MJHLWon League
1992-9348272001223209552nd MJHL
1993-9456223004----487th MJHL
1994-9555302212254216633rd MJHL
1995-9656282431238212606th MJHL
1996-9755411211288180841st MJHL
1997-9862441521286197911st MJHLWon League
1998-9962411821275199853rd MJHL
1999-00643722-5253233794th MJHL
2000-01644516-3279172932nd MJHL
2001-02644715-2264106962nd MJHL
2002-03643230-2222244667th MJHL
2003-04643221-11263238755th MJHL
2004-05632923-11225203697th MJHL
2005-06633323-7231208736th MJHL
2006-07632332-8227273548th MJHL
2007-08 623323-6235224726th MJHL
2008-09 623325-4285227706th MJHL
2009-10 622927-8216216667th MJHLLost Semi-final
2010-11 623817-7231196832nd MJHLLost Semi-final
2011-12 623721-4270221784th MJHLLost Quarter-final
2012-13 602227-11200227788th MJHLLost Quarter-final
2013-14 602036-4173227449th MJHLLost Survivor series
2014-15 603117-12204185744th MJHLLost Quarter-finals
2015-16 604213-5260153893rd MJHLLost Semi-final
2016-17 604116-3219148852nd MJHLLost Semi-final
2017-18 603525-0205175705th MJHLLost Semi-final
2018-19 602332-5152221519th MJHLDNQ

Playoffs

Dauphin Kings defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Winkler Flyers defeated Selkirk Steelers 4-games-to-3
Dauphin Kings defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Selkirk Steelers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Dauphin Kings 4-games-to-3
Selkirk Steelers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Steinbach Hawks 4-games-to-none
Selkirk Steelers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Selkirk Steelers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Dauphin Kings defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Dauphin Kings defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Portage Terriers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Selkirk Steelers
Winkler Flyers defeated Dauphin Kings 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Winnipeg South Blues 4-games-to-noneMJHL CHAMPIONS
Yorkton Terriers (SJHL) defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1

The 1992 Centennial Cup is the 22nd Junior "A" 1992 ice hockey National Championship for the Canadian Junior A Hockey League.

Winkler Flyers defeated Selkirk Steelers
Winkler Flyers defeated Portage Terriers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated St. James Canadians 4-games-to-1MJHL CHAMPIONS
Winkler Flyers defeated Melfort Mustangs (SJHL) 4-games-to-1ANAVET CUP CHAMPIONS
Fourth in 1992 Centennial Cup round robin (2-2)
Winkler Flyers defeated Vernon Lakers (BCHL) 5-2 in semi-final
Thunder Bay Flyers (USHL) defeated Winkler Flyers 10-1 in final
Dauphin Kings defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-3
Winkler Flyers defeated Portage Terriers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Dauphin Kings 4-games-to-3
St. Boniface Saints defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Winkler Flyers defeated Dauphin Kings 4-games-to-3
Winkler Flyers defeated Neepawa Natives 4-games-to-3
Winnipeg South Blues defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Dauphin Kings defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Neepawa Natives 4-games-to-3
OCN Blizzard defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-none
Winkler Flyers defeated Neepawa Natives 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated OCN Blizzard 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated St. James Canadians 4-games-to-1MJHL CHAMPIONS
Weyburn Red Wings (SJHL) defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-3
Winkler Flyers defeated Portage Terriers 4-games-to-2
OCN Blizzard defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated St. James Canadians 4-games-to-3
Winnipeg South Blues defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Selkirk Steelers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Winnipeg South Blues 4-games-to-none
OCN Blizzard defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-none
Winkler Flyers defeated Selkirk Steelers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated St. James Canadians 4-games-to-none
OCN Blizzard defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-none
Southeast Blades defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-3
Winnipeg Saints defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Winnipeg South Blues defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winnipeg South Blues defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Selkirk Steelers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Winkler Flyers defeated Selkirk Steelers 4-games-to-1
Winnipeg Saints defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-1
Selkirk Steelers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Winkler Flyers defeated Selkirk Steelers 4-games-to-2
Winnipeg Saints defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-none
Winkler Flyers defeated Waywayseecappo Wolverines 4-games-to-2
Selkirk Steelers defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Winnipeg Blues defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-0
Winnipeg Blues defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Winnipeg Blues defeated Winkler Flyers 2-games-to-0
Virden Oil Capitals defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-2
Winkler Flyers defeated OCN Blizzard 4-games-to-1
Steinbach Pistons defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-3
Winkler Flyers defeated Virden Oil Capitals 4-games-2
OCN Blizzard defeated winkler Flyers 4-games-0
Winkler Flyers defeated OCN Blizzard 4-games-to-2
Virden Oil Capitals defeated Winkler Flyers 4-games-to-0

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