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Allan Cup

Canadian trophy for national senior amateur men's ice hockey champions
The Allan Cup on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame

The Allan Cup is the trophy awarded to the national senior amateur men’s ice hockey champions of Canada. The trophy was donated in 1908[1] by Sir H. Montagu Allan as a trophy for amateur teams, to replace the Stanley Cup, whose tournament had become a professional competition.

Allan Cup championshipsEdit

ChallengesEdit

Only listed are the final champions of the season, some teams may have carried the Allan Cup through winning challenges halfway through these seasons, but finishing the season with the trophy is what counted. For those teams who did not finish the season with the cup, they can be viewed by looking at articles for the first few Allan Cups.

Allan Cup Challenge Series
Year Final Champion Last Challenge Goal total Location
1909   Ottawa Cliffsides Awarded as IPAHU Champions
1909   Queen's University   Ottawa Cliffsides 5-4 (1 gm)   Ottawa, Ontario
1910   Toronto St. Michael's Majors   Sherbrooke 8-3 (1 gm)   Toronto, Ontario
1911   Winnipeg Victorias   Kenora Thistles 16-10 (2 gms)   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1912   Winnipeg Victorias   Regina Capitals 9-3 (1 gm)   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1913   Winnipeg Hockey Club   Edmonton Eskimos 18-8 (2 gms)   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1914   Regina Victorias   Grand-Mère 10-5 (2 gms)   Regina, Saskatchewan
1915   Winnipeg Monarchs   Melville Millionaires 7-6 (2 gms)   Melville, Saskatchewan
1916   Winnipeg 61st Battalion   Regina Victorias 13-3 (2 gms)   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1917   Toronto Dentals   Winnipeg Victorias 13-12 (2 gms)   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1918   Kitchener Greenshirts   Winnipeg Ypres 6-4 (2 gms)   Toronto, Ontario

PlayoffsEdit

Allan Cup Final Series
Year Eastern Finalist Western Finalist Series Primary Location
1919   Hamilton Tigers   Winnipeg Selkirks 7-6 (gls)   Toronto, Ontario
1920   University of Toronto   Winnipeg Falcons 5-11 (gls)   Toronto, Ontario
1921   University of Toronto   Brandon 8-3 (gls)   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1922   Toronto Granites   Regina Victorias 13-2 (gls)   Toronto, Ontario
1923   Toronto Granites   University of Saskatchewan 11-2 (gls)   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1924   Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds   Winnipeg Selkirks 6-3 (gls)   Toronto, Ontario
1925   University of Toronto   Port Arthur Bearcats 0-2   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1926   University of Toronto   Port Arthur Bearcats 1-2-1   Toronto, Ontario*
1927   University of Toronto Grads   Fort William Thundering Herd 2-1-1   Vancouver, British Columbia
1928   Montreal Victorias   University of Manitoba Bisons 1-2   Ottawa, Ontario
1929   Montreal St-Francois Xavier   Port Arthur Bearcats 0-2-1   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1930   Montreal Hockey Club   Port Arthur Bearcats 2-0   Toronto, Ontario
1931   Hamilton Tigers   Winnipeg Hockey Club 0-2   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1932   Toronto National Sea Fleas   Fort William Blues 2-0   Montreal, Quebec
1933   Moncton Hawks   Saskatoon Quakers 2-0   Vancouver, British Columbia
1934   Moncton Hawks   Fort William Beavers 2-1   Toronto, Ontario
1935   Halifax Wolverines   Port Arthur Bearcats 2-0   Halifax, Nova Scotia
1936   Sudbury Falcons   Kimberley Dynamiters 0-2   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1937   Sudbury Tigers   North Battleford Beavers 3-2   Calgary, Alberta
1938   Cornwall Flyers   Trail Smoke Eaters 1-3   Calgary, Alberta
1939   Royal Montreal Hockey Club   Port Arthur Bearcats 1-3   Montreal, Quebec
1940   Kirkland Lake Blue Devils   Calgary Stampeders 3-0   Toronto, Ontario
1941   Sydney Millionaires   Regina Rangers 2-3-1   Regina, Saskatchewan
1942   Ottawa RCAF Flyers   Port Arthur Bearcats 3-2   Ottawa, Ontario*
1943   Ottawa Army Commandos   Victoria Army 3-1   Calgary, Alberta*
1944   Quebec Aces   Port Arthur Shipbuilders 3-0   Quebec City, Quebec
1944-45 Competition was Suspended due to World War II
1946   Hamilton Tigers   Calgary Stampeders 1-4   Calgary, Alberta*
1947   Royal Montreal Hockey Club   Calgary Stampeders 4-3   Montreal, Quebec*
1948   Ottawa Senators   Edmonton Flyers 1-4   Edmonton, Alberta*
1949   Ottawa Senators   Regina Capitals 4-1   Ottawa, Ontario*
1950   Toronto Marlboros   Calgary Stampeders 4-1   Calgary, Alberta*
1951   Owen Sound Mercurys   Fort Frances Canadians 4-3   Owen Sound, Ontario
1952   Stratford Indians   Fort Frances Canadians 2-4   Fort Frances, Ontario
1953   Kitchener-Waterloo Flying Dutchmen   Penticton V's 4-1   Kitchener, Ontario
1954   Sudbury Wolves   Penticton V's 3-4   Penticton, British Columbia*
1955   Kitchener-Waterloo Flying Dutchmen   Fort William Beavers 4-1   Kitchener, Ontario
1956   Chatham Maroons   Vernon Canadians 1-4   Vernon, British Columbia*
1957   Whitby Dunlops   Spokane Flyers 4-0   Toronto, Ontario
1958   Belleville McFarlands   Kelowna Packers 4-3   Kelowna, British Columbia*
1959   Whitby Dunlops   Vernon Canadians 4-0   Toronto, Ontario
1960   Chatham Maroons   Trail Smoke Eaters 4-0-1   Trail, British Columbia
1961   Galt Terriers   Winnipeg Maroons 4-1   Galt, Ontario
1962   Montreal Olympics   Trail Smoke Eaters 1-4   Trail, British Columbia
1963   Windsor Bulldogs   Winnipeg Maroons 4-1   Windsor, Ontario
1964   Woodstock Athletics   Winnipeg Maroons 0-4   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1965   Sherbrooke Beavers   Nelson Maple Leafs 4-0   Sherbrooke, Quebec
1966   Sherbrooke Beavers   Drumheller Miners 2-4   Calgary, Alberta
1967   Drummondville Eagles   Calgary Spurs 4-0   Drummondville, Quebec
1968   Victoriaville Tigres   St. Boniface Mohawks 4-1   Winnipeg, Manitoba
1969   Galt Hornets   Calgary Stampeders 4-0   Galt, Ontario
1970   Orillia Terriers   Spokane Jets 2-4   Spokane, Washington
1971   Orillia Terriers   Calgary Stampeders 4-0   Galt, Ontario
1972   Barrie Flyers   Spokane Jets 2-4   Spokane, Washington*
1973   Orillia Terriers   St. Boniface Mohawks 4-1   Orillia, Ontario
1974   Barrie Flyers   Cranbrook Royals 4-2   Cranbrook, British Columbia
1975   Barrie Flyers   Thunder Bay Twins 2-4   Thunder Bay, Ontario
1976   Barrie Flyers   Spokane Flyers 0-4   Spokane, Washington
1977   Brantford Alexanders   Spokane Flyers 4-1   Brantford, Ontario
1978   Brantford Alexanders   Kimberley Dynamiters 1-4   Kimberley, British Columbia
1979   Petrolia Squires   Steinbach Huskies 4-1   Sarnia, Ontario
1980   Cambridge Hornets   Spokane Flyers 0-4   Spokane, Washington
1981 Allan Cup was a Round Robin
1982   Petrolia Squires   Cranbrook Royals 1-4   Cranbrook, British Columbia
1983   Cambridge Hornets   St. Boniface Mohawks 4-0   Cambridge, Ontario
1984   Cambridge Hornets   Thunder Bay Twins 1-4   Thunder Bay, Ontario
1985   Corner Brook Royals   Thunder Bay Twins 3-4   Corner Brook, Newfoundland
1986   Corner Brook Royals   Nelson Maple Leafs 4-0   Nelson, British Columbia
1987   Brantford Motts Clamatos   Nelson Maple Leafs 4-0   Brampton, Ontario
1988   Charlottetown Islanders   Thunder Bay Twins 0-4   Thunder Bay, Ontario
1989 Allan Cup was a Round Robin
1990   Montreal-Chomedy Construction   Abbotsford Flyers 4-2   Vaudreuil, Quebec
1991   Charlottetown Islanders   Thunder Bay Twins 4-0   Thunder Bay, Ontario

{*} denotes event held in multiple locations. Applicable locations are listed on the event's specific article.

Round RobinsEdit

Allan Cup Round Robins
Year Champion Runner-Up Final Score Location
1981   Petrolia Squires   St. Boniface Mohawks 5-1   Thunder Bay, Ontario
Allan Cups 1982 through 1988 were playoffs
1989   Thunder Bay Twins   St. Boniface Mohawks 2-0 (Best-of-3)   Thunder Bay, Ontario
Allan Cups 1990 and 1991 were playoffs
1992   Saint John Vito's   Stony Plain Eagles 6-2   Saint John, New Brunswick
1993   Whitehorse Huskies   Quesnel Kangeroos 7-4   Quesnel, British Columbia
1994   Warroad Lakers   St. Boniface Mohawks 5-2   Warroad, Minnesota
1995   Warroad Lakers   Stony Plain Eagles 3-2   Stony Plain, Alberta
1996   Warroad Lakers   Stony Plain Eagles 6-1   Unity, Saskatchewan
1997   Powell River Regals   Warroad Lakers 7-3   Powell River, British Columbia
1998   Truro Bearcats   London Admirals 6-1   Truro, Nova Scotia
1999   Stony Plain Eagles   Powell River Regals 6-3   Stony Plain, Alberta
2000   Powell River Regals   Lloydminster Border Kings 4-1  /  Lloydminster, Sask/Alta
2001   Lloydminster Border Kings   Petrolia Squires 7-2   Sarnia, Ontario
2002   St-Georges Garaga   Stony Plain Eagles 4-2   Powell River, British Columbia
2003   Ile des Chenes North Stars   Stony Plain Eagles 3-2 (2OT)   Dundas, Ontario
2004   St-Georges Garaga   Ministikwan Islanders 5-0   Saint-Georges, Quebec
2005   Thunder Bay Bombers   Montmagny Sentinelles 4-3  /  Lloydminster, Sask/Alta
2006   Powell River Regals   Whitby Dunlops 7-1   Powell River, British Columbia
2007   Lloydminster Border Kings   Whitby Dunlops 4-3   Stony Plain, Alberta
2008   Brantford Blast   Bentley Generals 3-1   Brantford, Ontario
2009   Bentley Generals   Southeast Prairie Thunder 4-3 (2OT)   Steinbach, Manitoba
2010   Fort St. John, British Columbia
2011   Kenora, Ontario

Most Championships by ProvinceEdit

This is a list of champions by province, territory, or state. Since 1909, the Allan Cup has been awarded 101 times.

Allan Cups by Province/State
Rank Region Championships
1   Ontario 48
2   British Columbia 11
3   Manitoba 10
4   Quebec 9
5   Alberta 4
-   Saskatchewan 4*
-   Washington 4
8   Minnesota 3
-   New Brunswick 3
10   Nova Scotia 2
11   Newfoundland and Labrador 1
-   Prince Edward Island 1
-   Yukon 1

(*) Saskatchewan totals include championships won by teams from Lloydminster.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Allan Cup 2019 Lacombe". www.allancup.ca.

Other websitesEdit