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Ancaster Avalanche
Ancaster-Avs
City: Ancaster, Ontario, Canada
League: Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League
Division: Golden Horseshoe
Founded: 1974
Home Arena: Morgan Firestone Arena
Colors: Burgundy, Blue, and White
              
General Manager: Ryan Kuwabara
Head Coach: Ryan Kuwabara
Affiliates: Hamilton Bulldogs (OHL)
Franchise history
1974-1992: Stoney Creek Warriors
1993-2001: Stoney Creek Spirit
2001-2013: Stoney Creek Warriors
2013-present: Ancaster Avalanche

The Ancaster Avalanche are a Canadian junior ice hockey team based in Ancaster, Ontario, Canada. They play in the Golden Horseshoe Conference of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League. The team was known as the Stoney Creek Warriors prior to 2013.


HistoryEdit

The Warriors were formed in 1974 as a member of the Niagara & District Junior C Hockey League. As a Junior C team, the Warriors would win four league titles.


The Warriors moved up to the Golden Horseshoe Junior B Hockey League in 1994 under the name Spirit.


In the Summer of 2013, the team was relocated to Ancaster, Ontario and renamed the Avalanche. On September 7, 2013, hockey officially returned to Ancaster. The Avalanche hosted the Buffalo Regals in their season opener and defeated them 10-3.


Season-by-season resultsEdit

Season GP W L T OTL GF GA P Results Playoffs
Stoney Creek Warriors
1974-75 27 4 23 0 - -- -- 8 6th NJCHL
1975-76 36 15 18 3 - -- -- 33 5th NJCHL
1976-77 30 19 5 6 - -- -- 44 2nd NJCHL Won League, Lost CSC QF
1977-78 36 18 17 1 - -- -- 37 5th NJCHL
1978-79 40 22 9 9 - 264 165 53 1st NJC-E Won League, Lost CSC QF
1979-80 35 30 4 1 - 266 135 61 1st NJC-E
1980-81 40 30 7 3 - 297 136 63 1st NJC-E Lost Semi-final
1981-82 32 10 18 4 - -- -- 24 5th NJC-C
1982-83 28 15 8 5 - -- -- 35 2nd NJC-E Lost Semi-final
1983-84 40 26 10 4 - -- -- 56 2nd NJC-E Lost Final
1984-85 34 26 7 1 - 245 120 53 1st NJC-E Won League, Lost CSC SF
1985-86 36 28 6 2 - -- -- 58 1st NJC-E
1986-87 34 22 10 2 - -- -- 46 2nd NJC-E
1987-88 37 22 11 4 - 215 161 48 1st NJC-E Won League, Lost CSC SF
1988-89 40 17 16 7 - -- -- 41 5th NJC-E
1989-90 48 5 42 0 1 183 363 11 9th GHJHL
1990-91 42 11 26 3 2 163 239 27 6th GHJHL
1991-92 42 15 25 2 0 188 255 32 5th GHJHL
1992-93 Did Not Participate
Stoney Creek Spirit
1993-94 41 15 22 4 - 193 245 34 6th NJC-E
1994-95 42 7 31 4 2 182 256 20 7th GHJHL
1995-96 50 29 19 1 1 176 201 60 4th GHJHL
1996-97 42 11 29 1 1 138 189 24 7th GHJHL
1997-98 49 14 29 6 0 187 261 34 7th GHJHL
1998-99 48 8 38 2 0 141 296 18 7th GHJHL
1999-00 48 2 44 2 0 110 383 6 7th GHJHL
2000-01 48 12 31 5 0 150 249 29 6th GHJHL
Stoney Creek Warriors
2001-02 47 10 33 2 2 132 236 24 7th GHJHL
2002-03 48 6 36 3 3 148 292 18 7th GHJHL
2003-04 48 11 31 5 1 128 182 28 6th GHJHL
2004-05 48 15 22 9 2 134 184 41 5th GHJHL
2005-06 49 25 18 3 3 177 138 56 5th GHJHL Lost Quarter-final
2006-07 49 11 35 2 1 157 263 25 7th GHJHL Lost Quarter-final
2007-08 49 23 22 1 3 212 211 50 6th GOJHL-GH
2008-09 52 35 15 - 2 246 173 72 2nd GOJHL-GHLost Final
2009-10 51 36 11 - 4 248 166 76 2nd GOJHL-GH Lost Semi-final Round Robin
2010-11 51 26 20 - 5 209 192 57 6th GOJHL-GH Lost Conf. QF
2011-12 51 15 33 - 3 152 238 33 6th GOJHL-GH Lost Conf. QF
2012-13 51 18 26 - 7 145 179 43 6th GOJHL-GH
Ancaster Avalanche
2013-14 49 24 19 - 6 187 165 54 5th GOJHL-GH Lost Conf. QF
2014-15 49 29 16 - 4 170 144 62 4th GOJHL-GH Won Conf. Quarter-finals, 4-0 (Canucks)
Lost Conf. Semi-final, 1-4 (Corvairs)
2015-16 50 28 15 4 3 205 154 63 3rd of 8-GH
10th of 26 GOJHL
Won Conf. Quarter-finals, 4-0 (Blackhawks)
Lost Conf. Semi-final, 2-4 (Falcons)
2016-17 50 30 15 0 5 217 143 65 4th GOJHL-GH Won Conf. Quarter-finals, 4-1 (Meteors)

Lost Conf. Semi-final, 4-0 (Corvairs)

Sutherland Cup appearancesEdit

2009: Brantford Eagles defeated Stoney Creek Warriors 4-games-to-1

External linksEdit

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