A trio of Elkhorn players have been chosen to try out for the Canada West team for the World Junior A Hockey Challenge.
Forwards Brad and Shawn Bowles are among 66 players who will try out for the team, along with defenceman Brett Orr. The Bowles twins, 18, and Orr, 17, are all rookies with the Manitoba Junior Hockey League’s Portage Terriers after playing for the Yellowhead Midget AAA Chiefs last season. Shawn Bowles has three goals and 10 assists in 11 games this season, while Brad Bowles has two goals and five assists in nine contests. Orr has one assist in 11 games.