Semifinals set for Friday at World Under-17 Hockey Challenge


The semifinal match-ups at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge were confirmed on Thursday.

Team Canada White will play Team Sweden at 3:30 p.m. EST, meanwhile Team Canada Black will face Team Russia at 7:30 p.m. EST, both at the Essar Centre in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.

In the placement games on Friday, Team Canada Red will play Team United States at 12 p.m. EST at the Essar Centre, meanwhile Team Czech Republic will face Team Finland at 6 p.m. EST at the John Rhodes Community Centre.

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