Wednesday, December 26, 2012

It was 95 Years Ago Today 
REGINA PATS (PATRICIA) PLAYED 
THEIR FIRST EVER GAME

December 21, 2012 - Taken from Kevin Shaw's Web Site.

The Regina Pats (also know then as the Patricia) played their first ever hockey game, defeating the Regina Victorias 5-2.

Ron C. Johnston - Taken from the old Regina Morning Leader:  Note: Regina Patricia's goaltender Walter Broadfoot was only 15 years old.

The headline.


Here is the lineup from The Morning Leader.
Ron C. Johnston: The above is the starting line-up only: This is the complete line-up: Left Defence: Miller Hackney; Right Defence: Bill Broadfoot (Captain), other Defenceman - M.A. "Ma" Winghham, N.A. Drecher; Rover: Fred Harding; Centre: Frank Broadfoot, other Centre John Molisky; Left Wing: Landus Jospeh "Duke: Dutkowski, other Left Wing - Ernie Cameron; Right Wing: Bill "Willie" Molisky; Coach/Manager: Bill Lea


Here is the summary from The Morning Leader. 

First Period: Victoria - 2, Patricia - 1; Second Period: Patricia - 4, Victoria - 2; Final Score: Patricia 5, Victoria - 2