Get your tickets to the 5th Annual St. Vital Junior Vics Sports Banquet,
coming Wednesday, February 27, 2019!
Winnipeg, MB – January 9, 2019
The St. Vital Victorias’ Major Junior Hockey
Club is pleased to announce details and release tickets
for its 5th annual sports banquet.
As the primary fundraiser for the club, the
event aims to link inspirational speakers relevant to
our organization, and an exciting, memorable
evening jam-packed with entertainment.
This year’s keynote speaker will be former
captain of the beloved 1995-96 Winnipeg Jets, Kris
To ensure you have some great laughs, Canadian
comedian and entertainer Dave Hemstad will
headline the evening, and Power 97’s Phil “Philly”
Aubrey will return as our host!
Please contact one of our committee members
below to save your seats.
When: Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Where: Celebrations Dinner Theatre at Canad
Inns Destination Center Fort Garry (1824
tickets are $150
of 8 and 10 are available at $1,200 and $1,500
are available from any of the following committee members:
Trevor Coates at 204-297-9966
Alex Grenier at 204-981-1610
Kerry Lines at 204-791-1255
Dwayne Joseph at 204-470-9432
Rob Newton at
About Kris King
Kris played 14 seasons in the NHL for the Detroit Red
Wings, New York Rangers, Winnipeg
Jets (1992-1996), Phoenix Coyotes,
Toronto Maple Leafs, and the Chicago Blackhawks.
He won the King Clancy Memorial Trophy in 1996 –
awarded to the player that exemplifies
leadership qualities on and off
the ice and that has made a noteworthy humanitarian
contribution to his community; and
Kris now works for the National Hockey League as
Senior Vice President of Hockey
for the NHL's central office in Toronto.
About Dave Hemstad
Dave is a three-time Canadian Comedy Award nominee who
began performing on national
television in 2002;
In addition to his own half hour "Comedy
Now" special on CTV and his 2 Gala performances
at the prestigious Just for
Laughs Festival in Montreal, Dave has taped multiple
appearances for both the Halifax
and Winnipeg Comedy Festivals on CBC;
Dave has many acting credits to his name including
having starred in the Showcase comedy
He is currently a regular on CBC's smash hit “The Debaters” and a contributing writer on the
CBC series "Still
In addition to his many international appearances,
Dave is proud to have performed in
province AND territory in Canada.
About Phil “Philly” Aubrey
is one third of Winnipeg's #1 radio rock morning show on Power 97;
is a lifelong Winnipegger who has been playing hockey since he was 5-years-old;
realized he wasn't going anywhere in hockey when he was cut from the Oxford
9A team; and
has two young sons and says he has every intention of forcing them to play
whether they like it or
The St. Vital Victorias Major Junior Hockey
Club Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation.
The mission of the Junior Vics Hockey Club is
to provide an opportunity for young men to play
exciting, fast-paced junior hockey at a highly
competitive level in St. Vital, while balancing the
demands of their educational and/or career
The objectives of the hockey program include
promoting competitive excellence, encouraging
team cohesiveness, nurturing personal growth
and advancing community pride.
The Junior Vics have been a proud member of
the MMJHL since 1975.
1498264286877715/ - Kris joined Ron MacLean and Tara Slone to talk about his
experience being back in
Winnipeg and the unique experiences he was given as a member
of the Winnipeg Jets.
is interviewed prior to the
Heritage Classic. He played in the alumni game on the wing with
Hawerchuk and Selanne, scoring
twice in 6-5 win over the Oilers.