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Fans packed the Credit Union Centre to watch the Huskies men’s hockey team battle the University of Alberta Golden Bears for the Canadian Interuniversity Sport men’s hockey championship on March 23.
The Huskies women’s hockey team returned from the Canadian Interuniversity Sport national championship with their first ever bronze medal.
Following their Olympic victory, Canadian hockey fans have turned their attention back to the National Hockey League.
The best university men’s hockey teams in the country will descend on Saskatoon’s Credit Union Centre from March 19 - 23 for the Canadian Interuniversity Sport championship.
Coming off an exciting season that saw them win their first ever Canada West trophy, the University of Saskatchewan women’s hockey team is looking to ride their success into a Canadian Interuniversity Sport championship title.
It took 17 hard-fought periods but the Huskies women’s hockey team won their first ever Canada West title over the University of Regina Cougars two games to one.
The men’s hockey team will have a month to mull over their loss to the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds in the quarter-final round of the Canada West championship.
After a 2-1 victory over the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds, the Huskies women’s hockey team will have a chance to play for the Canada West championship. The Huskies will host the best-of-three championship series on Feb. 28 - March 2 at Rutherford Rink.
The 2014 Sochi Olympics turned out to be quite successful for the red and white. Canada not only took home a total of 25 medals, including 10 gold, but both the men and women defended their hockey crowns.