Pursuit makes it back-to-back Female Prep Championships

PENTICTON, BC – Ava Thewes (Clarkston, MI) stopped all 20 shots she faced as the Pursuit of Excellence capped off a perfect season with a 2-0 victory over the Edge School in the 2019 CSSHL Female Prep Division Championship Game.

This marks the second consecutive Female Prep Division Championship for Pursuit and also their third straight season in the championship game.

After 40 minutes of scoreless hockey, Danielle Serdachny (Edmonton, AB) opened the scoring with a power-play marker 2:18 into the third period, while Rachel Weiss (Foothills, AB) sealed the deal with an empty-netter in the closing seconds.

Caroline Gosling (Calgary, AB) stood on her head between the pipes for Edge, stopping 48-of-49 shots on the day.

Pursuit becomes the first Female Prep team in CSSHL history to post an undefeated season. They went 20-0-1 a year ago.