A total of 114 players took to the ice this week in Red Deer as part of Hockey Alberta’s U16 and U18 Summer Development Camp.
Overall, 46 players represented the Alberta Female Hockey League from at the U18 level and 39 with the U16 group.
The summer camp is the next step in the selection process for the 2019 U18 Nationals which will take place in Morden and Winkler Man. later this year. From the summer camp, a shortlist will be made and players will be scouted in the fall before a fall camp. Of those 27 players selected for fall camp, 20 will make up the roster for Team Alberta at nationals.
The list of Central Albertans at the camp at the U18 level included Aryn Chambers (Red Deer), Kylie Perry (Ponoka), Stephanie Keeper (Red Deer), Callie Cocke (Bowden) and Madison Rutz (Red Deer).
On the U16 side, Mackenzie Dojahn (Bentley), Ridleigh Hansen (Red Deer County), Misty Rey (Bowden), Ryann Holbein (Red Deer County), Lacey Bullee (Red Deer), Halle Graham (Red Deer) and Jolie Nafziger (Red Deer) all competed at camp.