1987 Centennial Cup

The 1987 Centennial Cup is the 17th Junior "A" 1987 ice hockey National Championship for the Canadian Junior A Hockey League.

1987 Manitoba Centennial Cup
Centennial Cup Logo Late 80s.png
Tournament details
DatesMay 1987
Venue(s)Humboldt, Saskatchewan
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svgRichmond Sockeyes (1st title)
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svgHumboldt Broncos
Third place Bronze medal blank.svgPembroke Lumber Kings
Fourth placeDartmouth Fuel Kids
Tournament statistics
Matches played8
Scoring leader(s)Jason Phillips (Richmond)
MVPFrank Romeo (Richmond)

The Centennial Cup was competed for by the winners of the Abbott Cup, Dudley Hewitt Cup, the Callaghan Cup, and a 'Host' team.

The tournament was hosted by the Humboldt Broncos in the city of Humboldt, Saskatchewan.

The PlayoffsEdit

Round RobinEdit

Rank Team League Ticket W-L GF GA
1 # Humboldt Broncos SJHL Host 3-0 17 5
2 x Richmond Sockeyes BCJHL Abbott Cup 2-1 12 10
3 x Pembroke Lumber Kings CJHL Dudley Hewitt Cup 1-2 11 12
4 Dartmouth Fuel Kids MVJHL Callaghan Cup 0-3 9 22

Note: # - denotes team advanced to the final.

Note: x - denotes teams who have advanced to the semi-final.


Humboldt Broncos defeated Dartmouth Fuel Kids 7-2
Richmond Sockeyes defeated Dartmouth Fuel Kids 7-3
Humboldt Broncos defeated Pembroke Lumber Kings 4-2
Humboldt Broncos defeated Richmond Sockeyes 6-1
Richmond Sockeyes defeated Pembroke Lumber Kings 4-1
Pembroke Lumber Kings defeated Dartmouth Fuel Kids 8-4

Semi and FinalsEdit

Semi-finals Royal Bank Cup Finals
1 Humboldt Broncos 2
2 Richmond Sockeyes 5
2 Richmond Sockeyes 9
3 Pembroke Lumber Kings 3


Most Valuable Player: Frank Romeo (Richmond Sockeyes)
Top Scorer: Jason Phillips (Richmond Sockeyes)
Most Sportsmanlike Player: Jason Phillips (Richmond Sockeyes)

All-Star TeamEdit


Bill McDougall (Humboldt Broncos)
Duncan Ryhorchuk (Humboldt Broncos)
Jason Phillips(Richmond Sockeyes)


Rob Rice (Humboldt Broncos)
Matt Hervey (Richmond Sockeyes)


Grant Robb (Pembroke Lumber Kings)

Roll of League ChampionsEdit

AJHL: Red Deer Rustlers
BCJHL: Richmond Sockeyes
CJHL: Pembroke Lumber Kings
IJHL: Charlottetown Abbies
MJHL: Selkirk Steelers
MVJHL: Dartmouth Fuel Kids
NOJHL: Nickel Centre Power Trains
OJHL: Owen Sound Greys
PCJHL: Quesnel Millionaires
SJHL: Humboldt Broncos

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