This is the 1965-66 season of the Alberta Senior League:
This league was formerly the Central Alberta Hockey League.
Standings[edit | edit source]
Drumheller Miners 22- 7-1-45 Edmonton Oil Kings 22- 7-1-45 Red Deer Rustlers -21 Lacombe Rockets - 9
Edmonton was a junior team. The others were senior.
Drumheller's arena had burned down before the season. The Miners played their home games @ Hanna.
Playoffs[edit | edit source]
Semi Finals[edit | edit source]
Best of 7
|February 24||Drumhller 2||Red Deer 1||Hanna|
|February 27||Red Deer 8||Drumheller 5||Red Deer|
|March 1||Drumheller 6||Red Deer 4||Hanna|
|March 3||Drumheller 6||Red Deer 0||Red Deer|
|March 6||Drumheller 5||Red Deer 3||Hanna|
|February 25||Edmonton 6||Lacombe 5||Lacombe|
|February 27||Edmonton 10||Lacombe 4||Edmonton|
|March 1||Edmonton 3||Lacombe 2||Lacombe|
|March 3||Edmonton 4||Lacombe 2||Edmonton|
In the meantime the 2 teams agreed to play the league final. They agreed to ease the player eligibilty rules so to give some possible substitutes some playing time.
Final[edit | edit source]
Best of 7
|March 9||Edmonton 4||Drumheller 2||Hanna|
|March 11||Edmonton 8||Drumheller 4||Edmonton|
|March 13||Drumheller 4||Edmonton 3||Edmonton|
|March 16||Edmonton 4||Drumheller 3||Hanna|
|March 20||Drumheller 4||Edmonton 1||Hanna|
|March 22||Drumheller 4||Edmonton 2||Red Deer|
|March 24||Edmonton 1||Drumheller 1||Hanna|
The two teams had to go on in their other playoffs. In fact the Oil Kings were already playing their junior series. The two teams were declared co-champions.
Drumheller Miners advanced to the 1965-66 Western Canada Allan Cup Playoffs.
Edmonton Oil Kings advanced to the Alberta Junior Final.
Team Photos[edit | edit source]
Game Ads[edit | edit source]