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After 17 years, four Olympic gold medals and multiple world championships, 38-year-old Jayna Hefford was among three players announcing their retirements from Canadian women's team hockey Thursday.
There was no agenda to discriminate against women when the University of New Brunswick decided to eliminate its varsity women's hockey program, a lawyer for the school said Wednesday.
The United States defended their women's world hockey championship with a 7-5 win over Canada in Saturday's final.
Canada earned a 3-0 semifinal win over Finland on Friday to advance to the final at the women's world hockey championship.
Seven years after it was introduced to international men's hockey, the women have two referees and two linesmen for the first time at this year's world championship.
Jocelyne Lamoureux, Kacey Bellamy and Kendall Coyne scored power-play goals in the first period and the United States opened the women's world hockey championships with a 4-2 victory over Canada on Saturday.
Marie-Philip Poulin has been named captain of the Canadian women's hockey team for the world championship starting Saturday.
Jincy Dunne scored twice -- including the overtime winner -- as the United States edged Canada 3-2 on Monday to win the women's under-18 hockey championship.
Canada will play a familiar foe for the gold medal at the under-18 women's world hockey championship.
Canadian Interuniversity Sport has launched a women's hockey pilot project offering more scholarship money to see if it keeps athletic talent in the country.
Sarah Potomak and Eve-Audrey Picard scored two goals apiece to lead Canada to a 5-1 victory over the United States in Sunday's gold-medal game at the under-18 women's world hockey championship.