WINNIPEG - Hockey Madness on Ice Scores Big in Winnipeg, Hosted by The Canadian Alumni Association of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Winnipeg Chapter - March 9, 2017
On Thursday, March 9th, 2017, the first ever Hockey Madness on Ice Hockey game took place in Winnipeg. Hosted by one of the CFHU Winnipeg ambassadors, Shai Josopov. The game was a great way to introduce the Hebrew U Alumni Association to the Winnipeg market. The Proceeds from all the National Alumni Madness sports initiatives goes to support the Einstein Legacy Student Scholarships at Hebrew University.
Local Hockey players of all ages, including Hebrew University Alumni, gathered at the Corydon Community center and played a fun filled game of hockey. The players wore custom made CFHU Madness Jerseys which were generously sponsored by Dr. Brian Book of 'Book Optical'. In Addition, The Ice time for the event was sponsored by Margaret Shuckett, President of the Winnipeg chapter board. The game was organized by the CFHU Winnipeg Chapter, and by Harvey Oman, the Commissioner of the Winnipeg Maccabiah Hockey League.
"I thought it would be a great way to have fun and to raise money for student scholarships", says Oman, who himself has been playing recreational hockey since 1973, and was also one of the star players in the Madness Hockey Game. " I was happy to lend a helping hand to the Winnipeg Chapter of the Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University with their inaugural Madness Hockey Game”.
For further information on CFHU’s National Alumni Online Madness Sports Tournaments please go to www.cfhumadness.com.