Ice hockey prospects recorded a surprise victory in Canada.
The International Hockey Tournament Pee-Wee Quebec is the world’s largest youth international ice hockey tournament held every February in Quebec, Canada, the ice hockey paradise.
Pee-wee is a competition for the 11-12 year old group. World-class players have been produced. It has produced top players such as Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemew, as well as coach Baek Ji-sun, who led the Korean national team to the안전놀이터 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Beginning in 1960, those from the tournament played an active part in the center of ice hockey.
Conor McDavid (Etmonton Oilers), the current best player in the world, is also from this tournament.
In 1989, Japan was the first Asian country to participate in the Peewee competition. In addition, China (2005) and the United Arab Emirates also participated in the 2008 competition. Korea has already had the experience of competing.
The Zenith Club represented Korea in this competition. The Zenith Club, from the AA division, made a 7-2 win over Montreal on the 9th. It was the first victory in the history of participating in the Peewee tournament.
The Zenith Club, with 19 players including coach Hwang Byung-wook, will play in the round of 16 on the 14th.