Women’s hockey season starts

The Okanagan Ice Hawks is a group of women, of all ages and abilities, who get together once a week for fun and fitness.

The Okanagan Ice Hawks is a group of women, of all ages and abilities, who get together once a week for fun and fitness. They do not play in a league.

The Ice Hawks meet Saturday evenings 8:30 to 10:30 p.m., some Sunday evenings 5  to 6:30 p.m. and a couple of Friday evenings 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Summerland Arena, for a practice, run by Coach Frank Gould,  pick up hockey and the occasional exhibition game. Many players also participate in tournaments (optional) throughout the season.

New players are always welcome. No hockey experience is needed, but full protective gear is required. First ice time is 8:30 p.m., Saturday Oct. 5 at the Summerland Arena.

For further information, contact Judy Beck at 250-494-7410 or Christy Tiessen 250-494-1333.