The CLA has announced that the 2019 Minto Cup will be hosted in Langley, British Columbia from August 15th-26th. The Langley Thunder of the (BCJALL) will be the co-host of the tournament. This is the third time that Langley has hosted the Minto Cup. They played host of the 2014 and 2016 Minto Cup as well.
Langley Events Centre will be the host venture for the 2019 Minto Cup. Langley Events Centre has hosted a number of high level lacrosse events including playing host to the NLL’s Vancouver Stealth, now Warriors, from 2013-2018. Langley Events Centre will also play host to the 2018 FIL World Indoor Lacrosse Championships in September of 2019.
The Minto Cup is Canada’s men’s junior A Box lacrosse championship. The Championship brings the beat junior A teams from Ontario, British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Last year the 2018 Minto Cup was held in Calgary, Alberta as the Coquitlam Adanacs won their 2nd Minto Cup in three seasons. The Adanacs have been in the Minto Cup finals for five seasons in a row.