The Anavet Cup is for the Manitoba/Saskatchewan Tier II Junior "A" Championship.
The best of seven game series is between the Turnbull Cup and Credential Cup Champions.
The winner advancing to the Abbott Cup for the Western Canadian Championship.
After the first intermission of Game 5, game tied 1-1, the zamboni broke down and the game was suspended until 3 PM CST the next day. Selkirk, instead of waiting for the game to resume, checked out of their hotel and went home. The next day, the referee awarded the deciding game to Prince Albert as no opponent showed up for game time.
- Prince Albert Raiders (1978-79 SJHL Season champions)
- Selkirk Steelers (1978-79 MJHL Season champions)
|1979 Anavet Cup|
|SJHL||Prince Albert Raiders||4|
|1||Prince Albert Raiders||5||Selkirk Steelers||3||04/01/79|
|2||Prince Albert Raiders||2||Selkirk Steelers||4||04/02/79|
|3||Selkirk Steelers||2||Prince Albert Raiders||6||04/05/79||Delayed 1 hr by Arena Fire|
|4||Selkirk Steelers||4||Prince Albert Raiders||5||04/06/79|
|5||Selkirk Steelers||1||Prince Albert Raiders||1||04/07/79||Forfeit during 1st Intermission|