Cornwall, ON, Mar 04, 2010 — The North Country will have a second team in a new professional hockey league debuted next winter. The Akwesasne Warriors will play at the arena known as the Turtle Dome on Cornwall Island. Martha Foley has more.
Ottawa-based businessman Basem Awwad will be the team's owner and president.
From my understanding there used to be a team called the Akwesasne Warriors there are apparently they were very popular. They attract a big crowd to their lacrosse games in the summer, so we're hoping that people from
Awwad owns two fast-food Greek restaurants in
The single "A" Federal Hockey League is scheduled to begin playing games in November. A team called the Thousand Islands Privateers will play at the Bonnie Castle recreation center in