Vail Mountain Hockey Club’s 36th annual Sportsmanship Tourney hits the ice for three weekends

Vail Mountain Hockey Club’s 36th annual Sportsmanship Tourney hits the ice for three weekends
Local News

By Edward Stoner

VAIL — It’s 5:30 a.m. on a weekend morning. Do you know where your child is?If you’re a hockey parent, you do.They’re on the ice, before your watchful, loving gaze.The 36th annual Vail Sportsmanship Tournament is underway.Dozens of kids will roll out well before the butt crack of dawn, strap on blades and sticks and bang into each other.Their parents, meanwhile, will wonder how much coffee they can drink at that hour and still get a nap later.Here’s the thing about hockey parents: As they huddle in jackets and coats in the stands, they watch and wonder where they would …

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