Junior A Draft Info

2023 Junior A Graduating U17 Player Draft 

Draft Eligible: All Alberta U17 Players born in 2006 and on the ALA Graduating U17 Player List. 

The Calgary Junior A Mountaineers and the Okotoks Junior Raiders each draft ten Graduating U17 Players from the CALL, CDLA, and SALA Minor Lacrosse Clubs.

Draft Order:
1. Jr. A Raiders
2. Jr. A Mounties
And by the trade transactions where trades included draft picks.

The St. Alberta Junior A Miners draft ten Graduating U17 Players from the GELC and Wheatland Minor Lacrosse Clubs as well as from Grande Prairie, Camrose and Wood Buffalo Lacrosse Associations.

The Saskatchewan SWAT drafts ten players from the Province of Saskatchewan.  

Junior A Draft 

Date: Monday, February 13, 2023
Time: 7:00 P.M.
Location: Acadia Recreation Centre – Rose Hall – 240 90 Ave S.E., Calgary
Follow Live on Twitter: @RMLaxL 

The Jr. A Miners and Saskatchewan Swat attend the Draft virtually.

Season Info

Season Start: TBD

Season End: TBD

Game Days: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Regular Season Games: 15 (Unbalanced home and away). Each team plays each other 5 times.

Playoffs format: 1st vs 4th and 2nd vs 3rd place from Regular Season in a best of seven series.
Playoff Dates:  TBD



Provincial Format: Winners from Playoff Round in a best of seven series

Provincial Dates: TBD

Top seed has home floor advantage.


National Championship: Minto Cup: Monday, August 21 to Monday, August 28, 2023 – Bill Hunter Arena, Edmonton, Alberta