Spokane Spartans

The Spokane Spartans are a defunct senior men’s ice hockey from Spokane, Washington. They played in the Western International Hockey League for two seasons, 1946-47 and 1947-48.

Coached by Rene Morin,[1] and Joe Benoit, the Spartans played a total of 40 games during their two seasons in the WIHL, compiling a record of 10 wins and 30 losses.[2]

The Spartans were replaced in the 1948-49 season by the Spokane Flyers.

1946-47 rosterEdit

The Spartan’s 1946-47 roster included Al LaFace (goalie); Jack McLeod and Lorne Nadeau (defense); Bob Proulx (centre); and George Edwards and Bill Haldane (wingers).[3]

Notable playersEdit


  1. ^ Spokane Daily Chronicle - Nov 9, 1946
  2. ^ Hockeydb.com: Spokane Spartans (WIHL)
  3. ^ "Spokane Daily Chronicle - Google News Archive Search".
  4. ^ http://www.hockeydb.com/ihdb/stats/pdisplay.php?pid=14601[bare URL]
  5. ^ "Spokane Daily Chronicle - Google News Archive Search".