Team Orange got past Team White 5-4 to capture the Alumni Cup during the Winkler Flyers Intrasquad Game. Nico Labossiere scored twice and Scott Gall had three assists for Orange, while Matt Christian had three assists in a losing cause for White.

It was a good fast paced game with a lot of excitement right to the end.

The Flyers will cut down their roster as they get ready for the start of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League preseason.



1st Period

White Goal – 1:08 – Cade Kowalski from Matt Christian (1-0 White)

White Goal – 8:57 – Cade Kowalski from Matt Christian and Corey Stormer (2-0 White)

Orange Goal – 10:28 – Lawson McDonald from Jason Cohan and Scott Gall (2-1 White)


2nd Period

Orange Goal – 2:02 – Nico Labossiere from Lawson McDonald (2-2 Tie)

Orange Goal – 13:48 – Nico Labossiere from Alec Moser and Scott Gall (3-2 Orange)

Orange Goal – 15:41 – Jacob Lacasse from Dionne Demke (4-2 Orange)


3rd Period

Orange Goal – 9:49 – Gino Lucia from Scott Gall (5-2 Orange)

White Goal – 16:07 – Jeff Michiels from Matt Christian (5-3 Orange) – PP

White Goal – 16:41 – Coltyn Bates from Tim Kuivinen (5-4 Orange)


Final Shots 41-33 Orange

Goaltenders – White – Connor Slipp (2 Goals on 17 shots) / Mason Swerdyliak (3 Goals on 24 shots)

                           Orange – Cole Weaver (2 Goals on 14 shots) / Aaron Brunn (2 Goals on 19 shots)      


Special Teams:

White – PP (0-for-3)

Orange – PP (0-for-3)


  • The Winkler Flyers will host the Winnipeg Blues on Tuesday, September 6th, Neepawa on Friday, September 9th, and Thief River Falls (SIJHL) on Saturday, September 17th in their three pre-season home games. Admission is $5, 12 and under are free.


  • Adult VIP ($250) and Student VIP ($150) are on sale at an Early Bird price until September 23rd at the Winkler Coop Gas Bar. A reserved seat sticker ($25 value) is included in the price.