SCAMMELL, RYAN AND HALEY INVITED TO 2016 IIHF WOMEN’S HIGH PERFORMANCE CAMP
Jul. 8, 2016
CALGARY, Alta. – Eight players vying for a spot on Canada’s National Women’s Under-18 Team will spend July 9-16 in Vierumäki, Finland, participating in the 2016 IIHF Women’s High Performance Camp.
Among those receiving invitations is Murray Siding’s Julia Scammell (Northern Subway Selects, NSFMHL).
Canada joins 15 other countries participating in the eight-day camp created to grow and develop the game worldwide, and aid in the development of high-performance athletes through sessions and seminars, as well as on-ice activities that enhance players’ skill levels. The IIHF will run a number of programs for staff during camp spotlighting areas including player development, goaltending, video and athletic training. These sessions will enable all staff to continue to utilize best practices when collaborating with each other, as well as allowing for their own personal growth and leadership development.
The other Canadian players who will be participating in the camp include:
• Ava Boutilier (Charlottetown, P.E.I./Charlottetown, PEIMAAAHL)
• Rosalie Demers (Blainville, Que./Stanstead College, CAHS)
• Laurie Fontaine (Longueuil, Que./Express du Richelieu, LHFDQ)
• Mackenna Parker (Clavet, Sask./Saskatoon, SFMAAAHL)
• Corinne Schroeder (Elm Creek, Man./Balmoral Hall, JWHL)
• Willow Slobodzian (Clavet, Sask./Saskatoon, SFMAAAHL)
• Audrey-Ann Veillette (Drummondville, Que./Elites de l’Estrie, LHFDQ)
Nova Scotia’s Troy Ryan (Spryfield, N.S.) and Lisa Haley (Westville, N.S.) have also been invited.
The entire list of invitees include:
• coach mentor coordinator Margot Page (Kitchener, Ont./Brock University, OUA)
• mentor coaches Jim Fetter (Waterloo, Ont./Okanagan Hockey Academy, JWHL), Lisa Haley (Westville, N.S./Ryerson University, OUA), Troy Ryan (Spryfield, N.S./Hockey Canada) and Peter Smith (Lachine, Que./McGill University, RSEQ)
• skills instructors Delaney Collins (Pilot Mound, Man./Okanagan Hockey Academy, JWHL) and Gina Kingsbury (Rouyn-Noranda, Que./Hockey Canada)
• goaltending coach mentor Amanda Mazzotta (London, Ont./Quinnipiac University, ECAC)
• video coach mentor Kristopher Young (South Porcupine, Ont./Ottawa, NHL)
• therapists Michelle Beatty (Burlington, Ont./Portage College, ACAC) and Kelsey Marshall (Ottawa, Ont./McMaster University, OUA)
• athletic trainer mentor Diane Ouimet (Halifax, N.S./Hockey Canada)
• strength and conditioning mentor Stuart Wilson (Ottawa, Ont./Hockey Canada)
• mental skills Sommer Christie (Calgary, Alta./CSI Calgary)
• planning supervisors Kevin Figsby (Baie-D’Urfé, Que./Hockey Canada) and Steve Norris (Cochrane, Alta./Hockey Canada)