One of Canada’s most storied Championships will be hosted at the Langley Events Centre this August. The BC Junior ‘A’ Lacrosse League announced on Thursday that the Minto Cup will have a mainland home at the LEC starting in 2014.
The Minto Cup alternates between an Eastern and Western facility every year, and the home facility is traditionally based upon the host team. However, beginning in 2014, the LEC will be the host venue for the West so long as the host team resides in the Lower Mainland, something that has been the case each year since 1986 when Victoria-Esquimalt hosted the event,
“We are excited to be able to call the LEC Home when the event is played on the Mainland and in the West,” BCJALL Commissioner Ken Wood said, adding that having a somewhat permanent home will advance the planning every two years. READ MORE »