USHL Highlights: Black Hawks in Russia
Tuesday August 21, 2012
The Waterloo Black Hawks celebrate a goal in the 5-0 victory over Czech Republic team HC Energie and their opening game of the 2012 Junior Club World Cup. (photo courtesy of the MHL)
Catch up on highlights from the first two games for the Waterloo Black Hawks at the 2012 Junior Club World Cup in Omsk, Russia. The USHL team opened the tournament with a 5-0 victory against the HC Energie from Czech Republic. Waterloo then lost 3-1 to Belarus team Dynamo Shinnik in their second contest.
The Black Hawks have two more games in pool play - Wednesday vs. Norway National Team and on Thursday vs. the hometown Omsk Hawks.
Video highlights courtesy of the Waterloo Black Hawks
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