For women’s under-18 national ch’ship
CALGARY – Team Atlantic is getting ready for the women’s under-18 national championship beginning here next week.
The team will travel to Calgary on Sunday, Nov. 3, and hit the ice for two practices on Monday and again on Tuesday. Team Atlantic will begin round-robin play against Ontario Blue on Wednesday, Nov. 6.
This year’s Team Atlantic female under-18 team is comprised of players from each of the four Atlantic provinces – eight from New Brunswick, six from Nova Scotia, three from Newfoundland and Labrador and three from Prince Edward Island.
The P.E.I. players – Lydia Schurman of Summerside, Emma Weatherbie of Frenchfort and Marilyn Fortin of Cornwall – are all forwards.
The tournament concludes on Sunday, Nov. 10. All games will be played at the Markin MacPhail Centre at Canada Olympic Park.