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Howe Middle School students Akash Toor (front) and David Coronado (left) celebrate as Canada’s women’s hockey team scores the tying goal in the Sochi Winter Olympics’ gold medal game against USA on Thursday morning. Canada went on to win 3-2 in overtime. The entire school watched the game in the gym and held Olympic-themed trivia and goal-shooting contests.  The Mission BC Winter Games started on Thursday, including hockey. Abbotsford venues will also host Games events, such as archery, speed skating and ringette. For coverage go to the BC Games link at abbynews.com. - Vikki Hopes
Howe Middle School students Akash Toor (front) and David Coronado (left) celebrate as Canada’s women’s hockey team scores the tying goal in the Sochi Winter Olympics’ gold medal game against USA on Thursday morning. Canada went on to win 3-2 in overtime. The entire school watched the game in the gym and held Olympic-themed trivia and goal-shooting contests. The Mission BC Winter Games started on Thursday, including hockey. Abbotsford venues will also host Games events, such as archery, speed skating and ringette. For coverage go to the BC Games link at abbynews.com.
— image credit: Vikki Hopes
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