The Red Deer Polytechnic Queens Hockey team jumped out to two games to nothing lead in its best-of-five ACAC Women’s Hockey final against the Olds College Broncos.
On Friday, March 18, the first place Red Deer Polytechnic Queens defeated the third seed Olds College Broncos 2-1 in game one of the best-of-five ACAC Championship series. Spruce Grove’s Natalie Buttle and Prince Albert’s Alli Soyko scored for the Queens. First-year goaltender Tanya Disotell-Dunsmore played extremely well, turning aside 17-of-18 shots (0.944).
On Sunday, March 20, the Red Deer Polytechnic Queens blanked the Broncos 4-0 in game two of the best-of-five final. Kiera Mulder, Jailyn Bablitz, Soyko and Monica Bowell found the back of the net for the Polytechnic. Queens goalie Madison Fox, a Bachelor of Science Nursing student, was tremendous in net, making 24 saves.