Seven OHA players named to Team BC

Seven members of the Okanagan Hockey Academy Female Prep team will represent B.C. in the 2015 National Women’s U18 Championship.

Seven members of the Okanagan Hockey Academy Female Prep team have been selected to represent B.C. in the 2015 National Women’s U18 Championship Nov. 4 to 8 in Huntsville, Ont.

Goaltender Alex Gulstene, defenceman Chloe Cook, Olivia Knowles, along with forwards Miranda Gaudet, Alyssa MacMillan, Alexandra Rempe and Cyan Roepcke.

“It’s good to see all their hard work throughout the summer pay off,” said OHA Female Prep Head Coach, Jim Fetter. “The girls worked hard at it and we are glad they see the benefits of that. We want to wish our seven players along with everyone else who made it all the best at Nationals this year.”

BC Hockey’s Female Under 18 level is the third and final stage of the High Performance Program. It is an opportunity for the top players in the B.C. to train and compete at an elite level and it introduces players to the beginning of the Hockey Canada Program of Excellence.