Toronto, ON - The Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) is excited to announce the final round of players who have been selected to participate in the 2019 All-Star game.
The third group of players to be announced represent some of the top talent in the league and include eight forwards, two defencemen and one goalie. All eleven players have represented their country at the Olympics or other International events during their hockey career and have been leading their teams on and off the ice so far this season.
The final eleven players to be selected are:
Earlier this week, the CWHL announced the first 23 players who will be participating in this year’s All-Star game.
Once again this season fans will have the opportunity to vote for who should wear the “C” on each All-Star team. Starting Monday, December 10th at 12:00 pm EST, fan voting will open and run up until January 4th at 12:00 pm EST. Captains will be announced during the CWHL Weekend broadcast on Sportsnet happening January 5th and 6th. For more details on the CWHL weekend visit www.thecwhl.com/cwhl-announces-first-ever-cwhl-weekend-on-sportsnet.
For more information about the All-Star game visit www.thecwhl.com/allstar2019.
About the CWHL
The Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL) is the premier, professionally-run women's hockey league in the world. With six current clubs throughout North America and China, it enables elite female hockey players to pursue their dreams of competing at the highest level possible, while enhancing the lives of others through exceptional athleticism, entertainment, and motivation. The league is a centrally funded not-for-profit organization, meaning all participating teams receive equal access to funding to ensure equal opportunity and competition. To learn more visit thecwhl.com.