Published on February 9th, 2015 | by mpower
USA Beats Russia for Gold at World Sled Hockey Challenge
Team USA has done it again. They beat Russia in sled (sledge) hockey to win gold. This time at the World Sled Hockey Challenge which took place over the weekend in Buffalo, New York, USA.
Team USA had to skate though a tough bracket to even make it to the final:
|Feb. 1||Russia||W, 3-2|
|Feb. 2||Korea||W, 8-1|
|Feb. 4||Canada||W, 2-0|
|W, 2-1 (OT)|
Joshua Pauls scored 19 seconds into overtime to secure the win for Team USA. Be sure to check out USA Hockey for complete action of the tournament. The International Paralympic committee recapped the event including info on the Bronze medal match which Canada won.