Events

Lakers Annual Christmas Bake Sale
The Lakers Christmas Bake Sale will be held on Friday, December 14, 2018, in the Ice for Kids Arena Lobby – 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Anyone wishing to donate baking can do so at the IFK Arena Lobby on December 14th beginning at 2:00 p.m.  If you can’t make this drop off time, please contact 274-7395 or 276-8241 to arrange an alternate drop off time.  All other inquires can be directed to Melanie at melaniem91@hotmail.com

Lakers Food and Toy Drive
Thank you fans for your generous donations at the Annual Lakers Food and Toy Drive!  Your support will help local families throughout the district this Christmas season.  Pictured: Susan Councillor and Jennifer Kivimaki from the United Native Friendship Centre with all of the wonderful donations.

Remembrance Day 2018

Lakers participated in Remembrance Day Ceremonies throughout the community. Pictured here at the Couchiching First Nation event: Matt Booth, Kaleb Bruyere, Noah Loveday, Presten Bobyk, Kendyn Faragher Photo courtesy of Karen Papineau

LAKERS HOLIDAY CHEERS DRAW
Grand prize: $1,500 Gift Card to LCBO or The Beer Store*
2nd prize: $500 Gift Card to LCBO or The Beer Store*
3rd prize: $250 Gift Card to LCBO or The Beer Store*
* cash value optional for all three prizes!
Tickets are $20.00 each – Draw date: December 28, 2018
Tickets are available at all Lakers home games and from any Lakers Board Member.

ORANGE SHIRT DAY AT THE UNITED NATIVE FRIENDSHIP CENTRE
Presten Bobyk and Kaleb Bruyere attended and helped out at the United Native Friendship Centre’s Orange Shirt Day Event on Sunday, September 30, 2018.   Orange Shirt Day is a National Event to recognize Residential School Survivors and honour the children who didn’t survive.

PEROGIE MAKING
Lakers and volunteers have been working hard to fill orders for our homemade perogies.

 

HUMBOLDT BRONCOS – WE PLAY FOR THEM 
As a part of the nation-wide tribute to the Humboldt Broncos, the Fort Frances Lakers raised a memorial banner at our season opener on Friday, September 28, 2018.  The banner will remain in the IFK Arena throughout the season.

Little Laker, Declan Scott (pictured) paid a special tribute to every life lost in the tragic event of April 6, 2018.

2018  FORT FRANCES LAKERS AWARDS BANQUET
The 2018 Awards Banquet was held at La Place Rendez-vous on Saturday, March 10th.
Congratulations to the 2018 Awards Recipients!

Most Dedicated Player – Anthony Antonelli
Best Defenceman – Charlie Wilkie
Rookie of the Year – Ian Tookenay
MVP – Jaedin Ness
Most Improved Player – Anthony Antonelli
Leadership Award – Julian Uhryniuk
PITA Award – Noah Loveday
Most Gentlemanly Player – Nick Lucas
Bev Kotnik Community Involvement Award – Mark Richter

LAKERS FATHER’S DAY DONATION APPRECIATION DRAW
Congratulations to Ray Crowe, the winner of the Men’s Citizen Eco-Drive Watch!