Six Nations' OMSK remembers Humboldt Broncos hockey team

14 April, 2018, 13:53 | Author: Hope Soto
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JerseysforHumboldt Students at Thomas Haney secondary put on hockey jerseys of all sorts on Thursday in support of the Humboldt Broncos, the Saskatchewan hockey team that lost 16 members including players, a coach, a trainer and play-by-play announcer in a horrific bus crash last week.

On April 6, the Humboldt Broncos were headed north to Nipawin, Sask., for a playoff game when their bus collided with a semi-truck at a remote intersection near Tisdale, Sask.

Wade Stewart organized Salmon Arm's Jersey Day event after an initial Facebook post gained traction in the community.

The symbolic gesture has picked up steam and now people from around the world are sharing photos of their jerseys on social media under the hashtag #jerseysforhumboldt. Wear a jersey to school and show your support. One student even told her they would try really hard to colour inside the lines for the Broncos.

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"My class is always wanting to do things to help others", Brake said.

Balkovec said the tragedy has sparked an outpouring of support across the country, in part because long bus rides are so much a part of Canadian kids' experience playing hockey and other sports. They came up with a total of $25 from their piggy banks and I matched them.

On Wednesday, Luke Jackiw of the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health said the province had received thousands of requests for stickers that residents can apply to their health card to indicate they'd like to donate their organs.

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