MEDIA RELEASE FROM ONTARIO SLEDGE HOCKEY ASSOCIATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SLEDGE TEAM ONTARIO TO TAKE ON USA JUNIOR NATIONAL TEAM IN 3 GAME EXHIBITION SERIES
Vancouver, British Columbia will not only be host to the much anticipated Paralympic Winter Games, but also a 3 game exhibition series between two developmental Sledge Hockey programs from March 17 – 20, 2010. Sledge Team Ontario will host the USA Junior National Team in a much anticipated rematch of a 2 game exhibition series played in Rochester, N.Y. October 2009, with each team winning a game by 1 goal.
Sledge Team Ontario is a developmental program comprised of best young players from the Ontario Sledge Hockey Association (OSHA). The USA Junior National Team was initiated this year by USA Hockey, to develop future National players.
Local B.C. Eagle sledge hockey players have also been invited to participate in this series. All games will be played at the Canlan Ice Sports Burnaby 8 rinks on the following dates:
Thursday March 18 – 9:00 AM
Friday March 19 – 10:00 AM
Saturday March 20 – 7:45 AM