SOUTHEAST PRAIRIE THUNDER
This was a 6-team tournament in Lloydminster, AB/SK. Southeast started the tournament with a 2-1 win over Rosetown and then beat the Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts 5-2 to wrap up 1st place. Rosetown beat GFW 4-3 in OT to finish 2nd.
On the other side, Lloydminster went 2-0, Stony Plain was 1-1, and Kenora was 0-2.
In the cross-over quarter-finals Rosetown beat Kenora 3-2 and GFW beat Stony Plain 5-1.
Southeast beat GFW 7-2 in a semi-final rematch, while Rosetown beat the hosts 5-1.
Southeast lost the 2009 final to the Bentley Generals. Manitoba's last title was won by he IDC North Stars in 2003.