© 2022 Western New York Public Broadcasting Association

140 Lower Terrace
Buffalo, NY 14202

Mailing Address:
Horizons Plaza P.O. Box 1263
Buffalo, NY 14240-1263

Buffalo Toronto Public Media | Phone 716-845-7000
WBFO Newsroom | Phone: 716-845-7040
Your NPR Station
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

U.S. women win gold at HarborCenter

USA Hockey Twitter Page

A sold-out crowd of 2,000 people were on hand to see the U.S. Women's Under 18 team win gold in hockey at Buffalo's HarborCenter Monday night.

The U.S. beat Canada 3-2 in overtime to win the Women's U18 World Hockey Championship.

Defenseman Jincy Dunne of Missouri scored two goals including the game winner for the U.S. team.  This was Dunne's third trip to the world tournament and first gold medal.  The U.S. women won silver the other two times.

Dunne tweeted after the game "Wish I could actually put words into how I feel. To my teammates, coaches, family, friends, etc...THANK YOU!"

Credit Jincy Dunne Twitter Page
USA's Jincy Dunne tweets following victory over Canada in gold medal game

Earlier in the day, Russia won its first Women’s 18 and under medal, defeating the Czech Republic, 5-1 in the bronze medal game.

Monday - Friday, 6 a.m. - 10 a.m.