1990 Air Canada Cup

The 1990 Air Canada Cup was Canada's 12th annual national midget 'AAA' hockey championship, which was played April 18 – 22, 1990 at the Colisée Cardin in Sorel, Quebec. The gold medal game was an all-Quebec showdown, as the Riverains du Richelieu defeated the Gouverneurs de Ste-Foy to become the second host team to win the national midget title.[1] The Notre Dame Hounds took the bronze medal. Rene Corbet of Richelieu was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player. Other future National Hockey League players competing in this tournament were Philippe Boucher, Michael Peca, Scott Fraser, and Pascal Rhéaume.

1990 Air Canada Cup
Tournament details
DatesApril 18 – 22, 1990
Teams6
Venue(s)Colisée Cardin in Sorel, QC
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svgRiverains du Richelieu
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svgGouverneurs de Ste-Foy
Third place Bronze medal blank.svgNotre Dame Hounds
MVPRene Corbet
1989
1991

TeamsEdit

Result Team Region City
  Riverains du Richelieu Host Sorel, QC
  Gouverneurs de Ste-Foy Quebec Ste-Foy, QC
  Notre Dame Hounds West Wilcox, SK
4 St. Albert Eagle Raiders Pacific St. Albert, AB
5 Toronto Red Wings Central Toronto, ON
6 Fredericton Red Wings Atlantic Fredericton, NB

Round robinEdit

StandingsEdit

Rank Team W-L-T GF GA PTS
1 Gouverneurs de Ste-Foy 4-0-1 22 13 9
2 Notre Dame Hounds 3-1-1 16 9 7
3 Riverains du Richelieu 3-1-1 11 11 7
4 St. Albert Eagle Raiders 2-3-0 20 30 4
5 Toronto Red Wings 1-3-1 17 23 3
6 Fredericton Red Wings 0-5-0 11 21 0

ScoresEdit

PlayoffsEdit

Semi-FinalsEdit

  • Ste-Foy 2 - St. Albert 0
  • Richelieu 5 - Notre Dame 4 OT

Bronze medal gameEdit

  • Notre Dame 5 - St. Albert 3

Gold medal gameEdit

  • Richelieu 7 - Ste-Foy 2

Individual awardsEdit

  • Most Valuable Player: Rene Corbet (Richelieu)
  • Most Sportsmanlike Player: Normand Paquet (Ste-Foy)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bibliothèque et Archives Canada". Library and Archives Canada. 2002-07-08. Archived from the original on 2013-06-28.

External linksEdit