2017-18 National Para Hockey Team

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Liam Hickey
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Position
Forward
Date of Birth
03-25-1998
HT/WT
5'11 / 140
Shoots
R
Hometown
St. John’s, N.L.
Teams
2018-19 National Para Hockey Team Selection Camp - Canada White
2018 Paralympic Winter Games - Canada
2018 National Sledge Team Training Camp - Canada
2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2017-18 NPT Series vs. KOR - Canada
2017-18 National Sledge Team Selection Camp - Canada White
2017 IPC World Para Hockey Championship - Canada
2017 International Para Hockey Tournament - Canada
2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2017 International Para Hockey Tournament in Turin, Italy … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Charlottetown, P.E.I. … Played for Canada’s National Sledge Development Team in a three-game series vs. the United States in Charlotte, N.C., in April 2014 … Played for Canada’s National Sledge Development Team in a three-game series vs. the United States in London, Ont., in January 2014

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Started playing competitive sledge hockey with the Avalon Sled Dogs in 2009 … Introduced to sledge hockey through Easter Seals in 2006

PERSONAL

Was born without a femur in his right leg … Favourite NHL player: Sidney Crosby … Favourite NHL team: Montreal Canadiens … Played for Canada in wheelchair basketball at the 2016 Paralympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, finishing 11th … Won a silver medal with Canada in wheelchair basketball at the 2015 Parapan Am Games in Toronto, Ont. … Named junior athlete of the year by Wheelchair Basketball Canada in 2015 … Named Newfoundland and Labrador junior male athlete of the year in 2015 … Volunteers with Easter Seals … Son of Todd and Michelle … Has one sister, Megan

Statistics

GP
P
G
A
PIM
2
3
0
3
0

Tournament Game Log

Date
P
G
A
PIM
Feb 10, 2018
2
0
2
0
Feb 08, 2018
1
0
1
0

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2018-19 National Para Hockey Team Selection Camp
7
9
6
3
4
2018 National Sledge Team Training Camp
5
9
4
5
2
2018 Paralympic Winter Games
5
11
6
5
0
2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge
10
15
7
8
6
2017 IPC World Para Hockey Championship
7
16
7
9
4
2017 International Para Hockey Tournament
5
4
2
2
2