Banner Weekend for NAIT Men’s Hockey and Curling Teams


Jordan Richey

March 24, Edmonton, AB (ISN) – The NAIT Ooks men’s team won the 2012-13 ACAC men’s hockey championship Saturday evening in Calgary as they defeated the SAIT Trojans 2-1 in double overtime. The Ooks won the best-of-5 series 3 games to 1.

Not to be outdone, the men’s curling team won the 2013 CCAA National Championship Saturday with a 7-5 victory over the MacEwan Griffins. It was the men’s team’s first ever national championship.

The women’s curling team also captured the silver medal at the CCAA Nationals which were hosted by NAIT at the Avonaire Curling Club. The Ooks lost to the Fanshawe Falcons 8-5 in the final.

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