CHAMPIONS – Lacombe’s Gish Law U14B Shock Ringette team poses after claiming provincial gold in Red Deer. Team members include Levi Wagner

CHAMPIONS – Lacombe’s Gish Law U14B Shock Ringette team poses after claiming provincial gold in Red Deer. Team members include Levi Wagner

Lacombe Shock takes provincial gold

The Lacombe Gish Law U14B Shock Ringette team captured the Ringette Alberta Provincial gold medal

The Lacombe Gish Law U14B Shock Ringette team captured the Ringette Alberta Provincial gold medal this past weekend in Red Deer.

The team was undefeated in round robin play defeating Bow View and Leduc by scores of 15-1 and 7-0. Advancing to the quarter final, they easily beat Spruce Grove 7-0.

Having only one goal scored against them, they had home team advantage and faced a challenging Drayton Valley team in the semi-final.

They nabbed the lead early and managed to hang on to win 6-5.

The win secured their place in the gold medal final.

The gold medal game was another tough one and fans from the Lacombe Ringette Association came out to cheer the team to a 2-0 victory.

The team consists of 13 players from Lacombe, Blackfalds, Clive area and Morningside.

Submitted by Karol Warner of Lacombe Shock