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Surrey hockey player shortlisted for Team BC

Michael Rasmussen - File Photo / The Leader
Michael Rasmussen
— image credit: File Photo / The Leader

Michael Rasmussen of Surrey is on the short list of 27 players hoping to land a spot on Team BC male hockey team for next year’s Canada Winter Games.

The team is for the top U16 players from around the province.

The short list contains four goalies, eight defencemen and 15 forwards.

The original pool of players was 160 and the final roster of 20 (two goalies, six defence and 12 forwards) will be announced in November.

The Games will be held Feb. 13 to March 1 in Prince George.

 

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