CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Hockey League, will host Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp from Dec. 10-14 at the new WinSport Canada Athletic and Ice Complex at Canada Olympic Park.
Tickets for the two Red-White intersquad games, scheduled for Dec. 11 and Dec. 12, as well as a game against a team of CIS Canada West university all-stars, made up of players from the University of Calgary and University of Lethbridge, on Dec. 13, are now on sale.
Fans are also able to buy tickets to the two Red-White games at Sport Chek locations in Calgary.
The players, born in 1992 or later, will be selected in early December by Kevin Prendergast, head scout of the men’s Program of Excellence, in consultation with Brad Pascall, Hockey Canada’s vice-president of hockey operations and national teams, Scott Salmond, Hockey Canada’s senior director of hockey operations and national teams, head coach Don Hay (Vancouver, WHL) and assistant coaches George Burnett (Belleville, OHL), Ryan Huska (Kelowna, WHL) and Scott Walker (Guelph, OHL).
NOTE TO MEDIA: Media wishing to attend practices or games at Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp should request accreditation by sending an e-mail in advance to email@example.com. Accreditation will be required to access the interview area after practices and games.
Fans will be able to watch the three games at Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp via webcast thanks to Hockey Canada and FASTHockey at hockeycanada.fasthockey.com.
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