Kevin Hopfner joins saax as Managing Partner
The GMHL West Division and the Kitimat saax Jr. A Hockey Club are very excited to announce it's Managing Partner, Head Coach and General Manager, Kevin Hopfner. Kevin is the Owner of the GMHL's High Prairie Redwings, who have won the GMHL West Division Championship the past 2 seasons, and boast the best win percentage over the past 2 seasons than any other Junior A team in Canada! His many championships as a player a and coach precede him, and as such Hopfner is sure to bring his wealth of knowledge in the hockey and business world, his coaching prowess, and his winning ways to Kitimat to lead the saax in its first season, which kicks off at home at the Tamatik arena on October 29. On the move to Kitimat, Kevin is quoted "I’m very excited to work with the Junior hockey team in Kitimat. I’m really looking forward to getting the players involved in the community as we did in High Prairie. I invite everyone to come out and enjoy some quality Junior hockey. I’m looking forward to meeting the great people of this community."