by Sheldon McRae, Communications Coordinator, APTN

Hit The Ice II premieres with a new round of hockey hopefuls this February. Photo by Randy Kelly

Hit The Ice II premieres with a new round of hockey hopefuls this February. Photo by Randy Kelly

This crowd-pleaser will get you rallying in your living rooms, as young men chase their dreams on the rink to be part of the best all Aboriginal hockey team ever. Hit The Ice returns with a new season and a new round of hockey hopefuls this month: reality-style. Season two also features two players who are from New Brunswick and make their local communities proud.

From its beginnings, this series is truly unique by utilizing online initiatives. Last season 20 talented prospects were initially recruited through “virtual tryouts”. The team members were then placed in a rigorous, high calibre training camp; challenged to develop their training and h ...

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