Home   Baseball   Bowling  Football    Hockey   3 on 3 Hockey    Lacrosse    Rugby    School Sports   Soccer  Ultimate Frisbee     

Tyler McGregor Bringing Home Bronze

Satruday March 15, 2014

Photo Courtesy: Matthew Murnaghan/Canadian Paralympic Committee)

Forest Native Tyler McGregor a member of Team Canada Sledge Hockey team defeated Norway 3 - 0 to earn the Bronze Medal for Canada at the Paralympics in Sochia Russia. 

This was the second time these two teams met in the competition with Canada taking a 4 - 0 win against Norway in the Preliminary round.

After a scoreless first period Canada would score :30 seconds into the second period.  Two minutes later Canada added their second goal and the final goal was scored on the power play at 6:42.  Brad Bowden scored the first goal and Billy Bridges scored the final two.

Canada went 3 - 0 in Preliminary play and suffered a 3 - 0 loss to the USA in the semifinals.

#8 Tyler McGregor played in all five games and earned three points on assists. Two in the 10 - 1 win against Sweden and a single in the Preliminary game against Norway. 







1999 - 2014 Sarniasports.com - All rights reserved

About Us       Contact       Jobs