Coach Blaine Chrest along with 7 players from the TS&M Bantam AA team, joined the ranks of 80 players from the Southern part of the province to battle it out with 80 players from the Northern half.

 

Wednesday, December 5, 2018The SaskFirst High-Performance program kicked off the 2018-19 season the weekend of November 30th to December 2nd with the Male Bantam Regional Camps. These camps were for all eligible players born in 2004. The two camps took place simultaneously, with one in the North and one in the South. The South Camp featured players met up in Lumsden. While the North camp players met up in Aberdeen.

Nearly three hundred players, over fifty officials and almost thirty coaches and evaluators participated in the two camps. Each year the Regional Camps serve as the initial stage of the SaskFirst High-Performance Program. Following the camps, the Top 160 players were chosen for the Male Bantam SaskFirst Tournament to be held December 28-30, in Regina.

Coach Blaine Chrest, "We have 7 players here all playing on different teams."

Following the December Tournament, the Top 80 players will be selected and will return to compete in the February Tournament in Saskatoon. This tournament will be located at the newly built, Merlis Belsher Arena.

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