Hockey sticks left out, flags lowered to honour Humboldt Broncos

12 April, 2018, 07:10 | Author: Pamela Mathis
  • Two of the hockey bus crash victims were misidentified one survived the other did not

"We honoured Humboldt (with symbols oan our jerseys) and played with heavy hearts as we found out about the awful tragedy", Linden Harper of the Warriors said.

Victims aboard the bus included 10 players, the driver, two coaches, a volunteer statistician and a broadcaster.

"There are no words that could express the incredible support the hockey community has seen here", she said.

As someone who played junior hockey, I've been on that bus ride hundreds of times.

"They're going to need it". As somebody who has been on that bus ride hundreds of times, it's incomprehensible.

"I don't have work", he said.

"I can't imagine putting myself in those families' shoes to first get the notice that their loved ones had been in a collision of this nature and to find out who they had thought was their loved one wasn't actually their loved one", he told reporters. I can not fathom the pain that those families, friends and loved ones are going through. "I'm not too anxious about the future right now". Everyone in between - lifelong brothers of mine to this very day.

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The junior ice hockey players all ranged in age from 16 to 21 years of age. Families who provide homes for players are a large part of junior hockey in Canada.

The coroner's misidentification of player Xavier Labelle as one of the victims when he had in fact survived and Tobin initially being cited as a survivor when in fact he had died.

Such an incredible experience should never end in such calamity. Winter (or early spring) travel is a perilous undertaking and we have had our own hockey tournament tragedies in years past, although usually with far less loss of life, but the tragedy of a single life taken too soon can not be weighed in any kind of emotional balance or scale.

The creator of the campaign said on the GoFundMe site that money raised would "go directly to families to help with any expenses incurred". Other teams and communities are signing banners and team photos, sending them to Humboldt with messages of support.

The newer iteration of the movement resonated in Canada, and particularly in Humboldt, where hockey sticks were left by many front doors and in snowbanks. "I wanted to be there to support another community". I'm still trying to figure out exactly what kind of higher being I believe in.

Waterloo Region's public and Catholic school boards are also standing up in solidarity with crash victims and their families by asking staff and students to dress in jerseys or green and gold on Thursday.

Crae Messer is a sportswriter for The Sentinel.

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