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Midgets Ice All Stars

Three players from the Kootenay Ice Major Midget team were selected to play in the 2014 Major Midget League All Star game in Langley Jan. 17.

Goaltender Carson Schammerhorn of Trail, the Ice’s leading scorer forward Coy Prevost of Kimberley, and defenceman Austin Tambellini of Nelson will lace up the skates for Team White and Blue in the annual match up along with 40 other players from each of the 11 B.C. league teams.

All teams attend the All-Star weekend, watching the selected All Stars take to the ice at 6 p.m. on Friday before playing a double-header at the George Preston Centre on Saturday and Sunday. The Kootenay Ice Major Midgets are scheduled to play the Valley West Hawks.

Meanwhile the Ice will host the North Island Silvertips this Saturday at 4 p.m. and Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Castlegar Rec Complex.

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