CAMP: Final Cuts Made

It’s the end of August and your Halifax Mooseheads are the latest team to finalize it’s roster for the upcoming season. The official roster with player’s numbers has not been released yet however Jim Midgley and the head brass have made their last cuts of training camp. Below are the players released: Gavin Hart     C    Truro, NS…

CAMP: Roster Almost Set After Weekend Cuts

Your Halifax Mooseheads announced two more rounds of cuts in the last 48 hours. Halifax released three players on Saturday morning. Forward Miguel Duchaine, defenceman Victor Latulippe and goalie Raphael Blais were all cut from the team. Early Monday, the Mooseheads made a big round of cuts releasing 6 players. Ian MacPhee     RW    Timberlea, NS Nick Cullen   …

CAMP: First Cuts Made

The first few days of training camp are done and as such your Halifax Mooseheads have announced it’s first round of cuts this afternoon. Halifax released 8 players today after looking at the group for about five days from the rookie tournament on the weekend and three intersquad games early this week. Of the eight…

Team White Wins Intrasquad Series

Main camp got underway early Monday morning with all players reporting at 7:30am. The boys were split into two groups with one wearing white jerseys, the other sporting red for the intrasquad games. Normally Halifax does red & green scrimmages. Game one began at 10am in front of a good crowd at Cole Harbour Place.…

Moose Fall to Wildcats in Final

For a second straight year the Halifax Mooseheads found themselves playing in the championship game against the Moncton Wildcats in the Rookie Challenge. The Herd began their 2017 pre-season schedule going against the Saint John Sea Dogs on Friday afternoon. Moncton received goals from Colton McKenna and Jakob Pelletier in the first period to lead 2-0…

Moose Get Chance to Repeat

It’s Championship game day at the 2017 Rookie Challenge in Moncton, New Brunswick. The Moncton Wildcats have hosted the other 5 Maritime teams’ prospects this weekend for a tournament that the QMJHL began so teams could better evaluate their draft picks and young free agent invites. After winning their two preliminary games, including a dominate 6-1…

OT Needed At Rookie Challenge

For a second straight year the Halifax Mooseheads found themselves playing from behind at the Moncton rookie tournament. The Herd began their 2017 pre-season schedule going against the Saint John Sea Dogs on Friday afternoon. Saint John received goals from Ben Reid and Alexandre Lafreniere in the first period and led 2-0 after 20 minutes…

Rookie Challenge Roster Announced

Your Halifax Mooseheads announced today the contingent that will participate in the Moncton Rookie Challenge tournament next weekend. The roster includes players born in 1999, 2000 & 2001 between free agent invites and draftees. Halifax is going into the tournament as defending champs, having won the inaugural version in 2016. The rookie challenge runs from…

Herd Camp Opens Aug 17

The Halifax Mooseheads recently announced the schedule for the 2017 training camp. Rookie camp is slated to begin on August 17 with registration and medicals. There will be a small group of players born in 2000 that were on the team last season attending the first weekend of camp along with those 16 and 17 year…

CAMP: Last cut made?

The Halifax Mooseheads announced today the possible last cut of the 2016 training camp. I say possible last cut because we have already seen one change on the roster with a new coach in Andre Tourigny only keeping 7 defenseman instead of the normal 8 and this announcement leaves the Herd with 14 forwards “vying…