Canadian Women’s Field Hockey Team to Play “A Game for the Cure"
September 4, 2009
The Canadian Women’s Field Hockey Team will be playing a fundraising “Game for The Cure” in support of the BC Cancer Foundation, on Sunday, September 13th at Wright Field, UBC. This showcase game will be the featured event of the UBC Invitational Field Hockey Tournament and the women will don pink Team Canada uniforms to play against the tourney’s all-star team.
“As we were planning the game, we discovered two former captains of Team Canada have had experiences with cancer, one is a Breast Cancer survivor, the other is in chemo therapy right now; it really hit home,” says Louis Mendonca, Head Coach of the Canadian Women’s Program…