Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Micah Hart (Saanichton, BC) has been named captain of Canada’s National Women’s U18 Team before their three (3) game series against the United States. Sarah Potomak (Aldergrove, BC) was named one (1) of the alternate captains for the series that take place August 21 – 24, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta.
Both Hart and Potomak have been involved in the BC Hockey High Performance program, including the 2014 Team BC which participated at the National Women’s U18 Championship. They most recently competed at the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Women’s World Championship, where they brought home the gold medal.
Canada’s National Women’s U18 Team Roster
Canada’s National Women’s U18 Schedule
All games will be webcast live off the game summary pages at www.hockeycanada.ca.
Following the series, Hockey Canada scouts and coaching staffs for both teams will continue to evaluate players when they return to their club teams for the 2014-15 season, in order to decide which development team players will compete at an international tournament in Germany in January 2015, and which under-18 players will represent Canada at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 Women’s World Championship in Buffalo, N.Y.
For more information on Hockey Canada and Canada’s National Women’s Program, please visit www.hockeycanada.ca, or follow along through social media at www.facebook.com/hockeycanada, www.twitter.com/hockeycanada and www.twitter.com/hc_women.
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