Capitals Announce Partnership with Canadian Tire for Summerside Minor Hockey

The Summerside D. Alex MacDonald Ford Western Capitals are excited to announce a partnership with Canadian Tire of Summerside, to provide all Summerside Minor Hockey Players with season tickets to the Western Capitals 2019-2020 season.

Featured in the picture in the front row left -right is Summerside Minor Hockey players: Dylan Wile, Charlie Gallant and Clarke McGuigan.

Back row left to right: Zach Thususka, Colby MacArthur, Claudette Landry and Claude Landry (owners of Canadian Tire) Mary-Lynn Forest (Store Manager) Peter Cusack (General Manager) Ed McNeill and Billy McGuigan (Head Coach)

“This is a great partnership for the Capitals and Canadian Tire, to be able to provide season passes for all Summerside Minor Hockey players is a big help to both our attendance and for future Capitals to watch the current Capitals.”  There is currently 7 Summerside minor hockey alumni playing as a Western Capital, those include, Brodie MacArthur, Colby MacArthur, Bennett MacArthur, Ed McNeill, Zach Thususka, Jacob Arsenault and Nick Reeves. The Capitals as they sit right now is comprised of 15 PEI born players or 75% of the roster.

Information on how minor hockey players can pick up their season passes will be released at a later date.

The Capitals are actively seeking other sponsors in other minor hockey associations to sponsor season tickets for their hockey players. If you would like to find out more information please email GM Pat McIver at

The Capitals home opener is set for Saturday, September 28th at 7pm when they play host to the Yarmouth Mariners. They kick the season off this Saturday, September 14th in Amherst.