Watch Parties: Join Us at the Arena
The Johnstown Tomahawks invite all of Hawks Nation to watch the team as they play for the Robertson Cup starting this Friday, May 10 at 5:30 p.m. against the Fairbanks Ice Dogs!
You can watch with fellow fans at these official "Watch Party Locations":
Scott's By Dam (327 Market Street) (Sold Out)
1st Summit Arena's Stars & Stripes Lounge (Registration Required)*
** Admission to 1st Summit Arena is FREE of charge but we ask all interested attendees to fill out THIS FORM.
The Tomahawks encourage all of our fans to join us as we cheer on the team to the Robertson Cup!
Tomahawks, Ice Dogs Meet in Semi-Final
After securing the team's first -ever Robertson Cup tournament birth, the Johnstown Tomahawks will meet the Midwest Division champion, Fairbanks Ice Dogs, in a best-of-three Semi-Final series beginning May 10 at Fogerty Arena in Blaine, Minnesota.
Robertson Cup Background:
Once the four NAHL Divisional Playoff Champions are determined, clubs will be seeded 1-4 based upon their finish in the NAHL regular-season standings. The game schedule will be as follows:
The #1 Seed will face the #4 seed in a best of three series. The #2 seed will face the #3 seed in a best of three series.
The two series winners will advance to a one-game championship to determine the Robertson Cup National Champion.
7 Things to Know about the Robertson Cup
1.) Where is the Robertson Cup Tournament being held?
The 2019 Robertson Cup Tournament is being held at the Fogerty Arena in Blaine, Minnesota.
2.) What teams are playing for the Robertson Cup?
Fairbanks Ice Dogs
3.) The Format
The four NAHL divisional playoff champions will advance to the Robertson Cup Championship. Once the four NAHL Divisional Playoff Champions are determined, clubs will be seeded 1-4 based upon their finish in the NAHL regular-season standings.
The game schedule will be as follows: The #1 Seed will face the #4 seed in a best of three series. The #2 seed will face the #3 seed in a best of three series. The two series winners will advance onto a one-game championship to determine the Robertson Cup National Champion.
#1 Johnstown Tomahawks vs. #4 Fairbanks Ice Dogs (Best-of-Three)
#2 Amarillo Bulls vs. #3 Aberdeen Wings (Best-of-Three)
4.) About Fairbanks
Located in the interior of Alaska, the Fairbanks Ice Dogs have a long history of success at the Robertson Cup, winning three Cups and appearing in numerous tournaments.
The 2018-19 Ice Dogs are coached by Trevor Stewart, who is in his seventh season behind the bench for Fairbanks.
2018-19 Record: 37-16-7 (81 Points)
2019 Playoff Record: 6-0-0
Fairbanks skates into the Robertson Cup winners of six consecutive games, sweeping the Janesville Jets and the Minnesota Magicians in three games.
Top Playoff Performers:
- F | Matt Koethe (6 GP, 5 G, 4 A, 9 PTS)
- F | Jonathan Sorenson (6 GP, 6 G, 2 A, 8 PTS)
- F | Jax Murray (5 GP, 0 G, 7 A, 7 PTS)
- F | Tyler Deweese (6 GP, 2 G, 3 A, 5 PTS)
- F | Luke Mobley (6 GP, 2 G, 3 A, 5 PTS)
G | Mattias Sholl 6-0-0 |1.00 GAA | .958 SV%
5.) How can I watch the games?
The Tomahawks are hosting two (2) official watch parties for those without a HockeyTV subscription.
Watch Party Locations:
- Scott's By Dam on Market Street (Sold Out)
- Stars & Stripes Lounge at 1st Summit Arena (Doors open at 5:00 p.m.)
6.) Past Robertson Cup Winners
2018 Shreveport Mudbugs
2017 Lone Star Brahmas
2016 Fairbanks Ice Dogs
2015 Minnesota Wilderness
2014 Fairbanks Ice Dogs
2013 Amarillo Bulls
2012 Texas Tornado
2011 Fairbanks Ice Dogs
2010 Bismarck Bobcats
2009 St. Louis Bandits
7.) About the Robertson Cup
The Robertson Cup is awarded to the national playoff champion of the NAHL. The oldest junior hockey trophy in the United States, the Robertson Cup, is named in honor of Chuck Robertson, a pioneer of junior hockey in the NAHL and youth hockey in the state of Michigan.
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