Close But No Bronze For Williams Lake Area Girl At National Aboriginal Hockey Championships
A Cariboo resident, part of British Columbia’s female hockey team, narrowly missed a medal at the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships in Nova Scotia.
Faith Myers and her teammates lost a heart-breaker to Saskatchewan in the bronze medal game.
4-3 was the final in overtime.
BC trailed 3-1 after one and came back in the third to force O.T.
Myers, a member of the Yunest’in Nation, had 2 goals and 1 assist in the tournament.
BC was undefeated in the round-robin with three wins and a tie against Saskatchewan.
They lost to the gold medal winners from Manitoba in the semi-finals.