Canadian Jr. National Field Hockey Teams move into semi-finals at Pan American Jr. Championships

SEPTEMBER 17, 2012: The Canadian Men’s and Women’s Junior National Teams have qualified for the semi-finals of the Pan American Junior Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico – and stay in the running for tickets to the Junior World Cup.

Canada’s Men finished first in their pool after a solid 3 – 1 victory over Mexico on Friday afternoon.  After taking an early 1 – 0 lead off a penalty corner by Sam Jones (Vancouver, BC), Canada battled for possession the remainder of the first half.  The men came out strong in the second half, dominating possession to claim a 3 – 1 win and earn the top spot in Pool B.  Continue reading →