SLIDESHOW: Clearwater team takes on Russians

The score was a bit lop-sided as a team of Clearwater Minor Hockey girls (with help from a few alumni) take on the Russian women's team

Clearwater players struggle to keep control in front of their own net as a Russian player takes a shot during an exhibition game at the Sportsplex late Wednesday afternoon.



 

Below: Clearwater players struggle to keep control in front of their own net as a player from the national Russian women’s team takes a shot. They were taking part in a fun exhibition game at the Sportsplex late Wednesday afternoon between a team of female players from Clearwater Minor Hockey (plus a few alumni) versus the Russian national women’s hockey team. In goal for Clearwater was Maria Sorokina, a member of the Big Red Machine who became an honorary Clearwaterite for the game.  The score was a bit lop-sided in the Russians’ favour but both sides had equal smiles during and after the fun event. The arena was filled for the game and all those present were impressed by the Russians’ skills and speed.

Game shotOnGoal

Just Posted

Back in Time

Historical Perspective

March 26 road conditions

Stretches of fog on Highway 5

Tickets still available for Clearwater Of the Year Awards

Event celebrates local citizens, employees, businesses and services for contributions to community

Road conditions for March 25

Fog is causing poor visibility on Highway 5

Rockin’ Robin

Another sign spring has sprung

VIDEO: RCMP reveal five kids hit in deadly B.C. crash

The children range in age from six to 17.

British Columbians are paying more for booze but also broccoli

Victoria’s inflation was 2.3 per cent, a tick above Vancouver’s of 2.2 per cent

UPDATED: Three dead in Surrey crash: police

Single-vehicle crash occurred around 10:30 a.m., police remain on-scene

Eviction halted for B.C. woman deemed ‘too young’ for seniors’ home

Zoe Nagler, 46, had been given notice after living in the seniors complex in Comox for six years

Is it a homicide? B.C. woman dies in hospital, seven months after being shot

Stepfather think Chilliwack case should now be a homicide, but IHIT has not confirmed anything

Coroner’s inquest announced for Victoria teen’s overdose death

Elliot Eurchuk was 16 years old when he died of an opioid overdose at his Oak Bay home

Military officer accused of sexual misconduct, drunkenness in B.C., Alberta

Warrant Officer Jarvis Kevin Malone is charged under the National Defence Act

Harbour Air to convert to all-electric seaplanes

Seaplane company to modify fleet with a 750-horsepower electric motor

Sailings cancelled after BC Ferries boat hits Langdale terminal

The Queen of Surrey is stuck on the dock, causing delays to Horseshoe Bay trips

Most Read