US Women's Sled Hockey Team

History

History of the USA Women’s Sled Hockey Team

Year 2016

  • January – Travelled to Phoenix, Arizona to play series of games against Arizona Sled Hockey.
  • February – Charlotte, North Carolina weekend camp in conjunction with USA Sled Hockey Development Team.
  • March – Travelled to Buffalo, New York for series of games against Buffalo Sled Hockey Team.
  • May – Travelled to Maryland for series of games against USA Warriors Sled Hockey Team.
  • August – Tryouts in Buffalo, NY.

Year 2015

  • January – Travelled to Grand Rapids, Michigan for a series of games against Grand Rapids Sled Wings.
  • February – Travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina for development camp in conjunction with the USA Hockey Sled Hockey Development Team.
  • May – Travelled to Buffalo, NY to play series of games against the Canadian Women’s Sledge Hockey Team.
  • August – Tryouts held in Lewiston, Maine.
  • September – Travelled to Voorhees, New Jersey for series of games against Philadelphia Flyers Sled Hockey Team.
  • October – Travelled to Toledo, Ohio for series of games against Ohio Sled Hockey.
  • November – Travelled to Brampton, Ontario, Canada to play series of games against Canadian Women’s Sledge Hockey Team.
  • December – Travelled to Tampa, Florida to play series of games against Florida Sled Hockey Team.

Year 2014

  • January – Travelled to Ohio to play a weekend series of games against the Ohio Sled Hockey Team.
  • February – Travelled to Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada and played weekend series of 3 games against the Canadian Women’s Sledge Hockey Team and won all 3 games.
  • September – Tryouts were held in Blaine, Minnesota.
  • October – Travelled to Connecticut to play series of games against Connecticut Wolf Pack Sled Hockey Team.
  • November – Participated in the IPC Women’s World Cup of Sledge Hockey in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.
  • December – Travelled to Tampa, Florida to play series of games against Florida Sled Hockey Team.

Year 2013

  • January 2013 – Weekend series of games in Grand Rapids, Michigan against the Grand Rapids adult Sled Hockey Team.
  • May 2013 – Weekend series of games in Laurel, Maryland against the USA Warriors Sled Hockey Team.
  • August 2013 – Tryouts in Blaine, Minnesota.
  • September 2013 – Travelled to Norway to play a series of games against the Combined European Women’s Sled Hockey Team.
  • October 2013 – Weekend series of games against the Colorado Men’s Sled Hockey Team.
  • December 2013 – Travelled to Tampa, Florida to play a weekend series of games against the Florida Sled Hockey Team.

Year 2012

  • February 2012 – Travelled to Maine for a series of games against the UNH Sled Hockey Team.
  • March 2012 – Travelled to Florida and played in the Florida Spring Sled Hockey Showcase against men’s adult teams.
  • May 2012 – The US hosted the Canadian Women’s team and a combined European women’s team for an all female tournament in Voorhees NJ.
  • August 2012 – Tryouts held for US Women’s Sled Hockey Team held in Blaine, Minnesota.
  • September 2012 – Weekend Series of games at Quinnipiac University, Connecticut against the Connecticut Wolfpack Sled Hockey Team.
  • October 2012 – Weekend series of games in West Chester, PA against the USA Warriors Sled Hockey Team.
  • December 2012 – Weekend series of games in Tampa, Florida against the Florida Sled Hockey Team.

Year 2011

  • January 2011 – Travelled to Phoenix, Arizona to play a weekend series of games against the Phoenix men’s sled hockey team.
  • April 2011 – Played in the adult B division of the USA Hockey Disabled festival in Minneapolis and took 2nd in the tournament for our division.
  • June 2011 – Training camp in Voorhees, New Jersey.
  • August 2011 – Training Camp in Madison, Wisconsin.
  • October 2011 – Series of games in Detroit, MI.
  • December 2011 – Series of games in Pittsburgh, PA against the Pittsburgh Sled Hockey Team.

Year 2010

  • October 2010 – The US and Canadian women’s teams played again in a 3 game series at Hocktoberfest in Windsor, Ontario.

Year 2008

  • April 2008 – The US and Canadian women’s teams played a 3 game series against each other at the USA Hockey Disabled Festival in Marlborough, Mass.
  • October 2008 – The US and Canadian women’s teams played a 3 game series as an exhibition at Hocktoberfest in Windsor, Ontario which is an all female hockey tournament.

Year 2007

  • May 2007 – Travelled to Ottowa, Ontario to play against team Canada in the 1st ever All Female game of sledge hockey, including female referee’s. Because all players were required to pay their own way, team USA needed to borrow a few Canadian players in order to put enough players on the ice.
  • August 2007 – The Canadian Women’s Team travelled to Voorhees, NJ for a 2 game series against the US women’s team.
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