Hartney’s Melissa Hunt and the Canadian under-18 women’s hockey team is 2-0 in their series against the United States after beating the Americans 5-2 Friday in Calgary.
Hunt, a defenceman, did not hit the stats sheet in the game. Delaney Collins of Pilot Mound is an assistant coach for Team Canada.
Earlier, Canada’s women’s development team was crunched 6-0 by the United States under-22 team. Halli Krzyzaniak of Neepawa and Ashleigh Brykaliuk of Brandon both picked up minor penalties for Canada, which is coached by Brandonite and former Wheat Kings coach Dwayne Gylywoychuk.
Both Canadian teams will wrap up their three-game series against the Americans on Sunday.
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