Canada’s women’s hockey team has to settle for silver at the Pyongchang Olympics.
Saskatoon’s Emily Clark and her teammates fell to the U-S 3-2 in a shootout in the gold medal game played late Wednesday night.
For Regina’s Ben Hebert, he still has a shot at an Olympic medal, but it won’t be the one he was looking for.
Hebert, who is the lead on the Kevin Koe Calgary rink, lost in a semi-final game to John Shuster of the United States by a score of 5-3.
The Canadian men’s curling team will look for bronze with a game against Switzerland on Friday
Canada goes into Thursday competition at the games with 24 medals– 9 gold, 7 silver and 8 bronze.
One of those bronze medals was won last weekend by Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris. He looks for another one Friday night in the finals of the men’s “big air” competition.