Blondeel, Hope At University Cup
Blondeel and Hope, who play for the University of Windsor Lancers men’s varsity hockey team, won an OUA bronze medal last weekend, earning their team a bid into the National Championship tournament.
Seeded 7th of 8 teams in the tournament, the Windsor Lancers will have a tough opponent off the hop, facing the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds, who are ranked 2nd, Thursday, March 12 at 7pm.
All games will be webcast live on www.CIS-SIC.tv.
In the regular season, Blake Blondeel, a former Chatham Maroons forward, had 2 goals and 5 assists, with 38 penalty minutes in 25 games. Hope, a former OHLer with the Owen Sound Attack and Oshawa Generals, had 1 goal and 8 assists in 25 games in his rookie campaign. In the postseason, both played all 8 of Windsor’s games, with Hope collecting a goal and an assist.
Former Blenheim Blades goalie Taylor Speed is also a backup for the Lancers.