Canada's National Sledge Team to Play for Bronze at 2010 Paralympic Winter Games
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March 18, 2010
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – Canada’s National Sledge Team will play for the bronze medal at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games, following a 3-1 loss in semifinal action to Japan on Thursday afternoon at UBC.

Marc Dorion (Bourget, Ont.) scored Canada’s lone goal on Thursday in the first period. Canada outshot Japan 20-11.

Canada will now face the loser of tonight’s semifinal between Norway and the United States. The bronze medal game will be held on Friday at 7 p.m. PT at UBC. Japan moves on to Saturday’s gold medal game (12 p.m. PT) against the Norway-United States winner.

For more information:

Lisa Dornan
Director, Communications
Hockey Canada
403-777-4557 / 403-510-7046 (mobile)
ldornan@hockeycanada.ca

 

Morgan Bell
Coordinator, Media Relations
Hockey Canada
403-284-6427
mbell@hockeycanada.ca

 

Esther Madziya
Coordinator, Media Relations
Hockey Canada
403-284-6484
emadziya@hockeycanada.ca

 

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