Fifteen young age midget hockey Magog and Sherbrooke primarily will end their hockey season on European soil in the coming days.
Estrie delegation of close to thirty people flew Monday to Belgium, the first stop of this tour. In Belgium, the team Hockey Sherbrooke will take part in a tournament where a total of eight countries will be represented.
After this tournament, hockey players of 15, 16 and 17 visit other countries, Luxembourg, Holland, Germany and France. Some exhibition games in these European countries will enhance this journey that also wants a cultural visit.
It is in the program that Europe Hockey Sherbrooke Estrie delegation left for Europe. In addition to giving the opportunity to a dozen players from different teams a rewarding experience, Hockey Sherbrooke, which will be represented by its Director General Stéphane Dion, will take the opportunity to showcase minor hockey tournaments that are presented on its territory.
Note that the objective of Hockey Sherbrooke is to implement this new program on an annual basis, alternating with the girls, but always for young Midget division. Sebastien Lajoie