Local sledge hockey player makes Team Canada roster

A hockey puck on an ice surface. © Can Stock Photo / vencavolrab

A local sledge hockey player from Monkton is on Team Canada’s roster for the upcoming International Para Hockey Cup in Ostrava, Czechia.

Corbyn Smith, a forward, has made the roster for the tournament which gets under September 24 until September 30. Smith was part of the roster for Team Canada that won a silver medal at the 2021 IPC World Para Hockey Championship in Ostrava last season.

Smith is one of 9 players selected to the team from Ontario.