THREE MEMORIAL CUPS IN FOUR YEARS will never be accomplished again.
In fact, it was entirely unlikely that it could happen even once.
Every year, a good chunk of a team’s roster is forced to turn over, graduating to the pros or other amateur hockey avenues, making a repeat even more improbable.
So it’s entirely right and appropriate that we celebrate the accomplishments of the Kamloops Blazers in the 1990s – even with the strange and unfortunate inclusion of country music.
James Peters is the radio anchor at CFJC, coming to Kamloops in 2006. He anchors the afternoon news on B-100 and 98.3 CIFM, and contributes weekly editorials to the CFJC Evening News. He tweets regularly @Jamloops.