More than 12,000 fans attended the women's and men’s hockey games to see the two universities duke it out at the Crowchild Classic on Feb. 2. The women’s hockey game ended with a 3-1 win for the Mount Royal University's Cougars, while the University of Calgary’s Dinos took home the big win for the mens game with a 5-4 in overtime.
Photos by Nora Cruickshank, Justina Deardoff, Brett Luft, and Aysha Zafar
Published on February 4, 2016
David Docherty, left, president of Mount Royal University, Mayor Naheed Nenshi and Elizabeth Cannon, president and vice-chancellor of the University of Calgary, greet two combatants before the start of the Crowchild Classic men's game Thursday evening at the Scotiabank Saddledome. Representing the Mount Royal Cougars is Matthew Brown, left, and Dan Gibb from the U of C Dinos. Photo by Nora Cruickshank