Hockey Canada announced that 23 female players have been selected to represent Team Canada at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, China from February 4-20, 2022.
Emily Clark and Micah Zandee-Hart, who are 2 of the 23 participants, both spent time with the Okanagan Hockey Academy (OHA) Female U18 Prep program.
Clark was with OHA for the 2012/13 and 2013/14 seasons. She has won two U18 gold medals, three World Championship silvers and one bronze, and a silver medal at the 2018 Olympics.
Zandee-Hart spent four seasons with OHA from 2011-2015. Zandee-Hart has a U18 gold and silver medals, to go along with a World Championship bronze.
Both skaters were among six players who spent time with current CSSHL member programs who had recently been invited to attend the BFL National Women’s Team Selection Camp with the opportunity to represent Team Canada at the 2021 IIHF Women’s World Championship at the beginning of May in Halifax. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic the tournament was postponed until the end of August.