Maggie Connors scored on a third-period power play to make it a one-goal game, but Canada dropped a 3-1 decision to the U.S. on Sunday to close the women’s U18 series.
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Brooke McQuigge will wear the ‘C’ against the United States, joined by alternate captains Fillier, Veillette and Vorster.
Four returnees who earned silver at U18 women’s worlds last January will lead the Canadians into a three-game U.S. series.
Maggie MacEachern scored twice, including the OT winner, leading Black to a 3-2 win and sweep of the intrasquad series.
Calgary will host the top Canadian talent from the development and U18 pools as part of the National Teams’ Summer Showcase.
Noémie Marin returns behind the bench of the development team, while Delaney Collins takes charge of the under-18 side.