2010 Esso Cup
Tournament details
Host nation Flag of ? ?
Dates April 18–24, 2010
Teams 6
Venue(s) Co-operators Centre at Evraz Place in Regina, SK (in {{{cities}}} host cities)
Champions Flag of Ontario Thunder Bay Queens ({{{count}}} titles)
Tournament statistics
Scoring leader(s) Flag of Saskatchewan Brienna Gillanders
MVP Flag of Ontario Kaitlyn Tougas

The 2010 Esso Cup was Canada's second annual national women's midget hockey championship, played April 18–24, 2010 at the Co-operators Centre at Evraz Place in Regina, Saskatchewan.[1] The Thunder Bay Queens defeated the Notre Dame Hounds 4-3 in the gold medal game to win their first Esso Cup title. Thunder Bay's Kaitlyn Tougas was named the tournament's most valuable player.

Teams[edit | edit source]

Result Team Region City
1 Flag of Ontario Thunder Bay Queens Ontario Thunder Bay, ON
2 Flag of Saskatchewan Notre Dame Hounds West Wilcox, SK
3 Flag of Alberta Edmonton Thunder Pacific Edmonton, AB
4 Flag of Saskatchewan Regina Rebels Host Regina, SK
5 Flag of New Brunswick Moncton Rockets Atlantic Moncton, NB
6 Flag of Quebec Remparts du Richelieu Quebec Richelieu, QC

Round robin[edit | edit source]

Standings[edit | edit source]

Rank Team W OTW OTL L GF GA PTS
1 Flag of Ontario Thunder Bay Queens 4 0 0 0 19 9 12
2 Flag of Saskatchewan Notre Dame Hounds 3 1 0 1 20 15 11
3 Flag of Saskatchewan Regina Rebels 2 1 0 2 12 10 8
4 Flag of Alberta Edmonton Thunder 1 1 1 2 11 15 6
5 Flag of New Brunswick Moncton Rockets 1 0 2 2 13 17 5
6 Flag of Quebec Remparts du Richelieu 1 0 0 4 10 19 3

Scores[edit | edit source]

  • Moncton 4 - Richelieu 1
  • Notre Dame 5 - Edmonton 2
  • Thunder Bay 2 - Regina 1
  • Notre Dame 5 - Richelieu 3
  • Edmonton 3 - Thunder Bay 2
  • Regina 4 - Moncton 2
  • Thunder Bay 5 - Richelieu 1
  • Notre Dame 4 - Moncton 3 (OT)

  • Regina 2 - Edmonton 1 (OT)
  • Thunder Bay 5 - Moncton 2
  • Richelieu 4 - Edmonton 3
  • Notre Dame 4 - Regina 2
  • Edmonton 3 - Moncton 2 (SO)
  • Thunder Bay 5 - Notre Dame 1
  • Regina 3 - Richelieu 1

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Semi-Finals[edit | edit source]

  • Thunder Bay 2 - Edmonton 1
  • Notre Dame 5 - Regina 0

Bronze medal game[edit | edit source]

  • Edmonton 5 - Regina 1

Gold medal game[edit | edit source]

  • Thunder Bay 4 - Notre Dame 3

Individual awards[edit | edit source]

  • Most Valuable Player: Flag of Ontario Kaitlyn Tougas (Thunder Bay)
  • Top Scorer: Flag of Saskatchewan Brienna Gillanders (Notre Dame)
  • Top Forward: Flag of New Brunswick Janik Robichaud (Moncton)
  • Top Defenceman: Flag of Alberta Riana Magee (Edmonton)
  • Top Goaltender: Flag of Saskatchewan Samantha Langford (Regina)
  • Most Sportsmanlike Player: Flag of Ontario Kaitlyn Quarrell (Thunder Bay)

Road to the Esso Cup[edit | edit source]

Atlantic Region[edit | edit source]

Regional Tournament held March 18–20, 2010

Round robin[edit | edit source]

Rank Team W-L-T GF GA PTS
1 Flag of New Brunswick Moncton Rockets 4-0-0 48 3 8
2 Flag of Nova Scotia Metro Boston Pizza 3-1-0 26 9 6
3 Flag of Newfoundland and Labrador Western 2-2-0 21 30 4
4 Flag of Prince Edward Island Western Wind 1-3-0 8 30 2
5 Flag of Newfoundland and Labrador Central (host) 0-4-0 11 38 0

Championship Game[edit | edit source]

  • Moncton 4 - Metro 1
Moncton advances to Esso Cup

Quebec[edit | edit source]

Dodge Cup Midget Championship held March 31-April 4, 2010

Semi-Finals[edit | edit source]

  • Bas St-Laurent 1 – Québec 0
  • Richelieu 3 - Lac St-Louis 1

Championship Game[edit | edit source]

  • Richelieu 4 – Bas St-Laurent 1
Richelieu wins Dodge Cup and advances to Esso Cup

Ontario[edit | edit source]

Ontario Women's Hockey Association Championship held April 9–11, 2010

Semi-Finals[edit | edit source]

  • Stoney Creek 2 – Brampton 0
  • Thunder Bay 3 - Willowdale 0

Championship Game[edit | edit source]

  • Thunder Bay 1 – Stoney Creek 0
Thunder Bay wins championship and advances to Esso Cup

Western Region[edit | edit source]

Best-of-3 series played April 2–4, 2010[1]

Flag of Saskatchewan Notre Dame Hounds vs Flag of Manitoba Pembina Valley Hawks
  • Game 1: Notre Dame 4 - Pembina Valley 3
  • Game 2: Notre Dame 3 - Pembina Valley 2
Notre Dame wins series and advances to Esso Cup

Pacific Region[edit | edit source]

Best-of-3 series played April 2–4, 2010

Flag of British Columbia Thompson-Okanagan Rockets vs Flag of Alberta Edmonton Thunder
  • Game 1: Edmonton 5 - Thompson-Okanagan 0
  • Game 2: Edmonton 3 - Thompson-Okanagan 0
Edmonton wins series and advances to Esso Cup

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 EC.006. Hockey Canada (2010-04-12). Retrieved on 2012-01-20.

External links[edit | edit source]

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