– Tyler McGregor’s four-point night lifted
Canada’s National Para Hockey Team
to a 5-0 win over Czechia at the Para Hockey Cup on Monday night.
Tyler McGregor (Forest, Ont.)
scored twice and added two assists.
Dominic Cozzolino (Mississauga, Ont.)
had a goal and an assist.
Rod Crane (Clarksburg, Ont.)
scored his first goal of the tournament.
Adam Dixon (Midland, Ont.)
rounded out the scoring for Canada.
Rob Armstrong (Erin, Ont.), Auren Halbert (Calgary, Alta.), Liam
Hickey (St. John’s, N.L.)
and goaltender Dominic Larocque (Quebec City, Que.)
each recorded assists.
and Jean-Francois Huneault (Saint-Eustache, Que.)
combined to make six saves for the win, and a
- Canada outshot Czechia 19-6
United States 9 – Italy 2
scored twice for the United States.
scored twice for Italy.
- USA outshot Italy 25-6
Next games – Wednesday, November 30:
- Italy vs. Czechia – 11:30 a.m. AT
- United States vs. Canada - 7 p.m. AT
“Tonight, was an extremely physical game and we knew it would be. The
Czech’s are a big, heavy team, and I was happy with how we hung in there,
took hits to make plays and dished it out when it was necessary.”
- Head coach Russ Herrington (Unionville, Ont.) on the
“We were resilient tonight. Czechia put up a great fight, they were
physical and had their chances. We did a good job of staying present and
creating our offence from good defence. Our ability to regroup when
mistakes happened really impressed me in this game. It was a great effort.”
- McGregor on Canada’s effort
“Every time we play them, it’s exciting. They are a talented team and are a
top team in the world right now and we’re chasing that. If we take care of
our game, we can be successful. Everyone in that room is excited.”
- Hickey on facing the Americans on Wednesday.
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