The National Aboriginal Hockey Championships officially kicked off today in Whitehorse, YT.

Saskatchewan’s male team will open up the round-robin portion of their schedule against Team Alberta this afternoon.

Meantime, Saskatchewan’s female squad has a date with Team North tonight following the opening ceremonies.

The relegation round and semi-finals take place on Saturday, while the medal round in slated for Sunday.

For more information on the event, you can check out NAHC 2019 on Facebook.

(PHOTO: Team Saskatchewan in action last year. Photo courtesy of NAHC webcast.)