This is the 1947-48 Manitoba Junior Hockey League Season.

League NotesEdit

Brandon Elks change name to Brandon Wheat Kings.
Winnipeg Rangers change name to Winnipeg Black Hawks.
Portage Terriers withdrew.
League schedules 48 games, 24 per team.

Regular SeasonEdit

Winnipeg Canadiens 24 15 7 2 137 99 32
Brandon Wheat Kings 24 15 9 0 115 99 30
Winnipeg Monarchs 23 11 10 2 123 103 24
Winnipeg Black Hawks 23 3 18 2 78 152 8


Monarchs defeated Brandon 4-games-to-1 with 1 game tied
Manitoba Championship (Turnbull Cup)
Monarchs defeated Canadiens 4-games-to-2

Memorial Cup PlayoffsEdit

Western Canada Semi-Final
Monarchs lost to Lethbridge Native Sons (SAJHL) 4-games-to-2
see 1947-48 Western Canada Memorial Cup Playoffs

League LeadersEdit

Category Player Team Amount
Most Points Odie Lowe Winnipeg Canadiens 51
Most Goals Gord Pennell Winnipeg Canadiens 27
Most Assists Odie Lowe Winnipeg Canadiens 28
Top Goals Against Average Al Millar Winnipeg Canadiens 4.00

Scoring LeadersEdit

Rank Player Team G A Pts
1 Odie Lowe Winnipeg Canadiens 23 28 51
2 John Arundel Winnipeg Monarchs 23 26 49
3 Gord Pennell Winnipeg Canadiens 27 18 45
4 Fred Dunsmore Winnipeg Canadiens 24 14 38
5 Andy Hebenton Winnipeg Canadiens 21 13 34
6 Gord Watters Winnipeg Canadiens 15 17 32
7 Stan Chmiel Brandon Wheat Kings 18 13 31
8 Bud Evans Brandon Wheat Kings 14 16 30
9 Billy McCracken Winnipeg Monarchs 15 14 29
Bert Olg Winnipeg Canadiens 14 15 29

All-Star TeamsEdit

First All-Star Team
Goaltender Roy McMeekin Winnipeg Monarchs
Defensemen Bob Gray Brandon Wheat Kings
Gord Simpson Winnipeg Monarchs
Centerman Fred Dunsmore Winnipeg Canadiens
Leftwinger Don Rope Winnipeg Monarchs
Rightwinger John Arundel Winnipeg Monarchs
Coach Walter Monson Winnipeg Monarchs
Manager Bill Webber Winnipeg Black Hawks
Second All-Star Team
Goaltender Ray Frederick Brandon Wheat Kings
Defensemen Sheldon Bloomer Winnipeg Canadiens
Joe Crozier Brandon Wheat Kings
Centerman Ed Leier Winnipeg Black Hawks
Leftwinger Bud Evans Brandon Wheat Kings
Rightwinger Andy Hebenton Winnipeg Canadiens
Coach Bill MacKenzie Brandon Wheat Kings
Manager Jack Bourke Winnipeg Canadiens

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