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Ice Dragons win 76-team peewee Ice Classic in Richmond

The Penticton Canadian Tire peewee female Ice Dragons 2 hockey team won the Richmond Ravens 76-team all-female Ice Classic Tournament.

The Ice Dragons finished the round robin with three wins and a tie. They defeated two Tri-City Predator teams from Coquitlam and then the host Ravens. The girls had a tie game in a hard-fought battle against the Nanaimo Clippers. Earning MVP honours were Maggie Robinson, Emma Roos, Haley Lund and Sarai Gardner.

In the final against the Chilliwack Warriors, the teams needed a shootout to break the 3-3 draw.

Penticton goalie Kaylee Docherty stumped the Warriors in the shootout to earn MVP honours. Meanwhile, Roos and Lund scored to give Penticton the win. The Dragons capped the season with a trophy and banner to remember the season.