Whitson, Blanchard Lose Gold Medal Game
Chatham’s Derek Whitson and Brendan Blanchard were a part of Team Canada’s entry to the 2012 tournament, losing 1-0 to Team USA in the gold medal game.
American captain Taylor Chace scored the lone goal in the game giving the United States the victory.
In the semi-final game earlier this week, Blanchard, who was a late addition to Canada’s roster, picked up an assist in Canada’s 10-0 win over Japan.
Blanchard also scored in Canada’s tournament opening 11-0 win over Japan.
Whitson, a defenseman, didn’t register a point in the tournament.