Friday, December 12, 2014
BC Hockey officials Mike Campbell (Surrey, BC) and Ryan Gibbons (Vancouver, BC) have been selected to officiate at the 2014 World Junior A Challenge in Kindersley, Saskatchewan, December 14 – 20, 2014. Campbell, a Level Six (6) official, has been selected as a referee for the tournament and Gibbons, a Level Four (4) official, will be a linesman at the event.
Campbell is currently a referee with the BC Hockey League (BCHL), Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) and Western Hockey League (WHL). He officiated at the 2013 World U17 Challenge in Drummondville and Victoriaville, Quebec last winter. Campbell will also be participating as a referee at the 2015 World University Games in Granada, Spain from February 4 – 14, 2015.
Gibbons is an accomplished linesman having worked the 2014 Royal Bank Cup in Vernon, BC and the 2013 Memorial Cup in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
The IIHF World Junior A Challenge was first held in 2006 and is the premier international tournament for Junior A calibre hockey players from around the world. For more information on the 2014 World Junior A Challenge, please visit the website.
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