Saturday, January 05, 2008

Turris & Team Canada Strike Gold...Team USA Fails to Medal

Kyle Turris and Team Canada claimed the title of World Junior Champions today in the Czech Republic by defeating Sweden in overtime, by a score of 3-2. Turris had an assist in the game and finished as Canada's leading scorer with 4 goals and 4 assists for 8 points.

Blake Geoffrion, Jamie McBain and Team USA failed to medal and finished in fourth place after being defeated by Russia 4-2.