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.

Teams[edit | edit source]

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

Round robin[edit | edit source]

Standings[edit | edit source]

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

Scores[edit | edit source]

  • Richelieu 5 - Toronto 2
  • Ste-Foy 4 - Fredericton 2
  • Notre Dame 5 - St. Albert 0
  • Richelieu 2 - Fredericton 0
  • Ste-Foy 5 - Toronto 2
  • Notre Dame 3 - Richelieu 1
  • Ste-Foy 6 - St. Albert 5
  • Toronto 6 - Fredericton 3

  • Richelieu 10 - St. Albert 2
  • Ste-Foy 4 - Notre Dame 1
  • St. Albert 8 - Toronto 5
  • Notre Dame 4 - Fredericton 2
  • Richelieu 3 - Ste. Foy 3
  • Toronto 2 - Notre Dame 2
  • St. Albert 5 - Fredericton 4

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Semi-Finals[edit | edit source]

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

Bronze medal game[edit | edit source]

  • Notre Dame 5 - St. Albert 3

Gold medal game[edit | edit source]

  • Richelieu 7 - Ste-Foy 2

Individual awards[edit | edit source]

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

See also[edit | edit source]

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