News and Updates
The U-18 Team Manitoba (POE) roster for 2015-16 was named on October 5 and congratulations go out to four of our Flames who cracked the final roster. The team has twenty names with two goaltenders, six defence, and twelve forwards. Flames gr 12 captain/forward Kayla Friesen and goalie Tory Micklash are joined by two grade 11 assistant captains, Kyra (KK) Thiessen on the blueline and Holly Reuther up front. Team Manitoba will be competing at the U-18 National Championships November 4-8 in Huntsville Ontario. This tournament includes eight provincial and regional teams, including Alberta, Atlantic, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario Blue, Ontario Red, Quebec and Saskatchewan.
Click here for the full Team Manitoba roster
Special congratulations go out to Flames grade 12 captain/forward Kayla Friesen, goalie Tory Micklash and grade 11 assistant captain, Kyra (KK) Thiessen on the official news of their commitments to college/university hockey. Friesen will take her talents and leadership next fall to DI St. Cloud State University in Minnesota, Micklash to the University of British Columbia (CIS) where she joins SMA alum Maddy Patrick ’14 next fall, and Thiessen joins fellow SMA alum blueliner Callie Paddock ’14 at DI Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania in two years time.
Incoming grade 12 veteran Kayla Friesen is the third Flame in three consecutive years (joining alumni Danielle Krzyszczyk and Christian Higham) to make the National Team Canada Women’s Under-18 summer Team. Her 2015 squad plays three exhibition games vs the United States in Lake Placid, N.Y. August 20-23. Congratulations, Kayla!
Click here for more details http://www.hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/Team-Canada/Women/Under-18/2015-16