The Kimberley Dynamiters received championship rings to commemorate the team's 2015 KIJHL title.

The Kimberley Dynamiters received championship rings to commemorate the team's 2015 KIJHL title.

KIJHL: Rings for the kings

Kimberley Dynamiters receive championship rings to commemorate 2015 KIJHL title

  • Aug. 11, 2015 10:00 a.m.

After providing junior hockey fans in Kimberley with a season worth remembering, the Kimberley Dynamiters received a memento of their own this past weekend.

The Nitros were presented with Kootenay International Junior Hockey League championship rings as Kimberley Golf Club hosted the local hockey heroes Saturday, Aug. 8, for a round of golf and banquet. Dynamiters general manager Mike Reid (above, far right) wished to extend his gratitude to Kimberley Golf Club for the hospitality.

The Dynamiters defeated the Kamloops Storm in the sixth game of the best-of-seven KIJHL championship series, closing out the title run with a decisive 5-1 victory March 29 at McArthur Park Arena in Kamloops.

The Kimberley Dynamiters are set to open training camp Sept. 4, with players reporting for conditioning and fitness testing Aug. 31.

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