Hockey New Brunswick Female U18 Team Heading to Prince George for 2015 Canada Winter Games.
Moncton, NB – The Hockey New Brunswick Female U18 team began its quest for gold on February 10th. They will be competing in the 2015 Canada Winter Games which will be taking place in Prince George, British Columbia from February 13 – March 1.
Team New Brunswick met in Moncton on February 10th for two days of practice and team building prior to flying to Prince George on February 12th.
On Saturday February 14th New Brunswick will play its first game against the Northwest Territories at 12:30 pm (PT). They will follow that game up with a game against Yukon on Sunday February 15th at 12:30 pm (PT). Their last round robin game will take place on Monday February 16th at 12:30 pm (PT) versus Newfoundland.
The coaching staff have also announced the Captain and Assistant Captains for the event:
Captain – Marie-Jo Pelletier
Assistant Captains – Andrea Dinan & Caitie McCabe
“We are all excited to officially be together for our final preparations and look forward to the first puck drop. It will be a new experience for most of us so controlling our emotions and staying in the moment will certainly be key for us. We are approaching the Games one day at a time and hope to give ourselves a chance to play in the medal round. We are confident in the group we have and know they will come ready to play each day. “ – Maryelle Hannam – Head Coach
For a complete Canada Winter Games Schedule please visit: http://www.canadagames2015.ca/experience-the-games/games-schedule