Canada’s National Para Hockey Team
earned a spot in the gold medal game of the 2022 Para Hockey Cup with a 7-0
win over Czechia on Thursday night.
Liam Hickey (St. John’s, N.L.)
and Dominic Cozzolino (Mississauga, Ont.) each had
five-point nights, combining for two goals and eight assists.
Tyler McGregor (Forest, Ont.)
scored a hat-trick and added an assist for a four-point night.
Rob Armstrong (Erin, Ont.)
scored his first goal of the tournament.
James Dunn (Wallacetown, Ont.)
rounded out the scoring for Canada.
Mathieu Leliévre (Lévis, Que.), Anton Jacobs-Webb (Halifax, N.S.)
and Zach Lavin (Essex, Ont.) all had assists.
Jean-Francois Huneault (Saint-Eustache, Que.)
made six saves for the shutout.
- Canada outshot Czechia 22-6
United States 11 – Italy 0
had a hat-trick for the United States.
scored twice, including his first career international goal on a
- United States outshot Italy 31-2
Next games – Saturday, December 3:
- Bronze Medal Game – Italy vs. Czechia – 12 p.m. AT
- Gold Medal Game – Canada vs. United States - 4 p.m. AT
TSN/RDS, the official broadcaster of Hockey Canada will broadcast the medal
round games. For more information visit TSN.ca/live.
“I liked how we stayed focused on our own end tonight. Sometimes guys can
get looking for points in a game like this, but we took care of things
defensively and stayed focused on all the little details”
- Head coach Russ Herrington (Unionville, Ont.) on the
“We have a great opportunity here in front of us and I think we have to
remember that. We’re just focused on what we can do, the little details and
taking care of our own end and playing our game. You dream of these
moments, and we’re excited.”
- Hickey on playing for gold.
“Every kid who plays hockey has dreamed of the opportunity to play for a
gold medal on Canadian soil and beating the USA while doing it. The fans
here have been amazing, our families have been here from the start and the
town of Bridgewater has been so supportive. We’re all looking forward to
the opportunity on Saturday.”
- Cozzolino on playing at home with support from Canadian
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