Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Micah Zandee-Hart (Saanichton, BC) has been named to Team Canada for the 2019 IIHF Women’s World Championship, taking place April 4-14, 2018 in Espoo, Finland. Zandee-Hart is one (1) of 23 players named to the team that was selected by coaching staff, the general manager of national women’s team programs and support from regional scouts and assistant coaches.
Zandee-Hart, 21, is in her third season at Cornell University following four (4) seasons at the Okanagan Hockey Academy of the Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL). Zandee-Hart was on Canada’s National Women’s Team centralized roster for part of the 2017-2018 season as part of the tryout process for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. She represented Canada at a pair of IIHF Women’s World U18 Championships in 2014 and 2015 bringing home gold and silver respectively.
Canada will open the 2019 IIHF Women’s World Championship against Switzerland on April 4, 2019, before facing the United States on April 6, 2019 and Russia on April 8, 2019 in the preliminary round. The complete schedule can be found on the Hockey Canada website. All of Canada’s games will be broadcast by TSN and RDS, the official broadcasters of Hockey Canada. Visit www.tsn.ca for local broadcast times.
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