Winter olympics: Canada claims women’s gold
Published 02/26/2010, The Jamestown Sun
Canada is halfway there in its bid to win two gold medals in hockey at home. The Canadian women beat the United States 2-0 on Thursday for their third straight Olympic title. In a showdown between the sport’s two powers, Marie-Philip Poulin scored twice and Shannon Szabados made 28 saves as the Canadian women extended their Olympic winning streak to 15. The streak dates to the 1998 Nagano Games, when the United States beat Canada for the gold medal.Word count: 705
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