Ice hockey: WA Peewee team finish with bronze in U13 Ginsberg Tournament

WA’S Peewee Ice Hockey team finished with the bronze in the WA Ice Hockey Association’s U13 Ginsberg Tournament at Perth Ice Arena last weekend .

The semi final against NSW was a grudge match, with WA having won gold at last year’s competition.

NSW won the match 3-1 on a penalty shoot out.

Team manager Dana Chapman said the bronze medal game was extremely tough.

“The team played such a strong game and the support that we had from parents, family and friends was great to see,” she said.

“Of the 16 players, 15 were new to this level competition.”

The competition was won by NSW, with Victoria coming second.