Mooretown rallying behind Hockeyville nomination

Members of the Mooretown Lady Flags Novice ‘C’ team are part of a campaign underway to make the Moore Sports Complex become the next Kraft Hockeyville winner. Submitted Photo.

Journal staff

Residents are rallying behind Mooretown’s nomination in this year’s Kraft Hockeyville competition.

Scores of hockey fans have already submitted photos and testimonials about the Mooretown Sports Complex and its central role to St. Clair Township residents.

Kraft Hockeyville is an annual competition in which communities compete to demonstrate their commitment to ice hockey, with the winners getting $250,000 for arena improvement and the right to host an NHL preseason game.

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Over 13 years, the competition has awarded $3.5 million to local hockey arenas across 81 communities.