Welcome to EDZA West

EDZA West is one of four zones in New Brunswick and is responsible for eleven teams over the Peewee, Bantam and Midget AAA age groups.

The Peewee age group consists of the Fredericton Canadiens, Fredericton Express, Fredericton Caps, North West Bulls and Pionniers du Nord Ouest who all play in the EDZA West Peewee AAA division, one of four similar divisions in the Province, with a total of eighteen teams Province wide.

The Bantam age group has the Fredericton Canadiens and North West Bulls who play in the NB Bantam AAA Major boys hockey League, an eight team Provincial league. They also operate the Fredericton Caps and the Pionniers du Nord-Ouest who play in the NB Bantam Minor AAA boys hockey league, an eight team Provincial league. There is also the Western Phantoms, who represent the West in a four team Provincial girl’s Bantam AAA league.

The Midget age group has three teams; The EDZA West Major Midget Caps who play in the Major Midget AAA NB-PEI league, The EDZA West Western Knights who play in the four team Minor Midget AAA League in NB, The Midget Vreds female team play in a Provincial Midget AAA female league.

HNB Cons Eng Insides

HNB Constitution Fr

HNB Exceptional Player Status guidelines June 2014

EHC ops manual

League Contacts

EDZA West Board of Directors

Shawn Lean – President  

Rob MacGregor – Midget Director

Sheila Grondin-Lyons – Female Director

Vacant – Bantam Director

Ray Arseneau – Peewee Director

Frank Leblanc – Technical Director

Dan Keenan- Finance Director 

Nelson Fox – Director at Large

League News

Coaching Applications 2015/2016 Season

Posted August 13th, 2014 | Site News

EDZA West Elite Hockey Coaching Applications for 2015-16 Season Due March 31 All Coaches interested in coaching in one of the AAA Elite Hockey Programs in the region of EDZA West must have applications submitted to EDZA West President by March 31 2015. Please include a resume, and any certifications applicable to the position you are applying for. A selection committee will review all applications and successful applicants will be contacted for an interview. Coaching application can be found on the EDZA West website

EDZA Coach Application-ENG

EDZA West Coach Application Form-FR


Posted October 1st, 2012 | Site News

Welcome to the relaunch of the EDZA West Hockey League homepage. Bear with us as we roll the site out to create a presence on the web for the EDZA West league.