After our regular two games Saturday, and Sunday was filled with Team Ontario practice. It was impressive to see how Team Ontario runs its practices. The drills were different and seemed more advanced than her regular practices.
Today Lacrosse was in Toronto for the first time since Violet started playing, It was a great game for lacrosse, and Violet’s team won 1 and lost 1 with a short bench. I have to say I was surprised by how large Sunnybrook Park was.
After a great tournament, the girls came up just short of winning the gold. Losing the final game 3-1, of course, they still qualified for next year’s nationals, so though the team is done for this year, they will have a chance next year to win nationals. Of course, most of the girls on the …
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Today we have a picture of some of the girls relaxing between the afternoon games by the river. The second day of the tournament was great two wins and they still haven’t been scored against.
Today we have a picture of Violet taken during one of the day’s ball hockey games. Her team won both the games today, 3-0 and 8-0.
Tonight we arrived at the lacrosse field early for practice, so Violet grabbed her stick and a tennis ball and we played some catch. Next time we’ll have to use a real lacrosse ball and I think I might want to have my baseball glove.
As I sat down to choose todays picture of the day, I knew it would be a shot I captured at tonight’s Ball Hockey practice. It was an extra practice the coach added to help them get ready for provincials. I had started putting together a little collage of some of my favourite shots, but …
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Today was Violet’s lacrosse teams second week of games, and this time we didn’t have a conflict with a hockey tournament so we were there for both games. I’m happy to say Violet scored in both games, I’m unhappy to say that I only got video of one of them. Since I had video I …
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today I finally made it down to the Rogers Centre to watch a game. It was cool to check out the renovations, and they jays even won the game.
Today Violet had another exhibition ball hockey game. Monday was against one of her provincial opponents, while today was against a nationals team. It was a good game, Violet’s line scored in the first but couldn’t hold on as the other team scored in the dieing minutes of the third with thier goalie pulled. After …
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