Girls Hockey Day 2016!

December 25, 2016

 

On Friday, December 23, 33 girls attended the second "Girls Hockey Day" at the Elmhurst YMCA ice rink. "

 

On Friday, December 23, 33 girls attended the second "Girls Hockey Day" at the Elmhurst YMCA ice rink!

Kendall Coyne, member of Team USA's women's ice hockey team and 2014 Winter Olympics silver medalist, along with Annie Camins, Director of Chicago Blackhawks Fan Development and 3 members of the Fan Development team, led an hour long on-ice clinic focusing on skating technique and stick handling. The girls were broken into skill-level groups and participated in multiple drills on the ice.

At the conclusion of the event, Coyne signed autographs and showed the skaters her silver medal from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.