For national female under-18 hockey championship
HALIFAX – Forward Lydia Schurman of Summerside is one of three players from Prince Edward Island named to the 2013 Team Atlantic female under-18 hockey team.
Forwards Emma Weatherbie of Frenchfort and Marilyn Fortin of Cornwall also made Team Atlantic, which will compete in the national female under-18 championship in Calgary, Alta., from Nov. 6 to 10.
Team Atlantic’s 20-player roster is also comprised of eight players from New Brunswick, six from Nova Scotia and three from Newfoundland and Labrador. Genna Phelan of Charlottetown is an assistant coach.
Team Atlantic was selected from an evaluation camp in July at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, N.S. A total of 44 players attended the evaluation camp.