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WRING | Hurricanes go undefeated to capture Harbour City Lakers Colt tournament

January 22, 2018

The Holland Hurricanes women’s ringette team went 5-0 to secure the university division of the 39th annual Harbour City Lakers Colt Tournament this past weekend in Dartmouth, NS.

The Hurricanes weekend included four round-robin games followed by a win in the championship game.

Friday’s wins were 10-4 over Saint Mary’s University and 4-3 versus Acadia while on Saturday the ‘Canes were victorious by a score of 4-2 over the Huskies and 9-3 over Acadia.

The Championships game took place on Sunday between the Hurricanes and Huskies which the ‘Canes went on to win by a score of 4-3. ‘Canes top point getter was Alysha Corrigan recording the hat trick followed by Amy Mol (1G, 1A) with Paige Blakely and Jade Corrigan each picking up one assist.

Hurricanes top tournament scorers were Alysha Corrigan with 9 pts (6G 3A), Isabelle Saunders with 8 pts (5G 3A), Sue-Ellen McInnis with 8 pts (3G 5A), Amy Mol with 7 pts (5G 2A), Paige Blakely with 7 pts (2G 5A) and Sydney Corrigan with 5 Pts (2G, 3A).

Hurricanes head coach Steve Gallaway spoke on behalf of the coaching staff, which includes Tiffany Doucette and Emily Perry, on how the teams hard work is paying off.

“We are very impressed with our team’s effort this weekend”, he shared.  “The time and effort that the players have spent on both dry land and on-ice training have proven to be an important factor in the team’s success. We still have to improve on increasing the intensity in the first ten minutes of play however our players speed and agility continue to be the contributing factor to our victories and we are excited to see what the rest of the season brings.”

The Hurricanes return to the ice this Saturday, January 27, as they host the Acadia Axewomen at the Gateway Arena in Borden-Carleton; game times are 12:45 PM and 3:00 PM.

For more information on the Holland Hurricanes please visit www.hollandcollege.com/athletics, www.facebook.com/hollandhurricanes, www.twitter.com/hc_hurricanes and www.instagram.com/hollandhurricanes.


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Holland College

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