August 15, 2022

Hockey Canada Selects Three Buckeyes to National Team Rosters


COLUMBUS, Ohio – Following two weeks of the National Women’s Team Summer Showcase, Buckeyes Emma Maltais, Jenn Gardiner and Raygan Kirk have been selected to Hockey Canada National Team rosters.

Maltais will represent Ohio State on Team Canada at the 2022 IIHF Women’s World Championship team later this month in Denmark. She will skate for the second consecutive year at the Women’s World Championships after helped the team to gold at the 2021 tournament. Maltais also won gold with Canada at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.

Gardiner and Kirk have both been selected to Canada’s National Development Team. The Buckeye duo has previously played in the USA vs. Canada series at the U18 level in 2018-19. The 2022 series will be played Aug. 17,18 and 20 in Calgary, Alba.