Friday, January 27, 2017
The Washington Wild 19U and 14U Rep AA teams from the Western Washington Female Hockey Association won the 14th Annual 2017 MLK Girls / Women’s Ice Hockey Tournament Championship title in San Jose, California January 13-16 in their respective age groups!
The Washington Wild 19U Rep AA team won gold by defeating the Colorado Select 5-1 in the Championship game, their second championship title in two years. In their undefeated tournament run, they beat the Utah Lady Grizzlies (3-0), Colorado Select (4-0), Anaheim Lady Ducks (4-0) and Colorado Tigers (6-0) in pool play before winning the finals.
The team tallied 21 goals, with 3 goals from the power play, and only 1 goal against in five games.
Stensland turned away 43 shots in 4 games for an impressive save percentage of .977 and .25 goals against average. Duguay had 2 goals and 3 assists in five games for 5 overall points.
They sent the Anaheim Lady Ducks G3 home (4-0) before winning the finals. The team tallied 16 goals, 1 from a power play and 1 on a penalty kill, and only 6 goals against in five games.