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MCGILL REDMEN CAPTAIN AND OVERTIME HERO TO VISIT PIERRE DE COUBERTIN ELEMENTARY

Repercussion Theatre

MONTREAL, APRIL 27, 2012 – Evan Vossen, the hero who scored the championship winning goal to capture the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) national men’s hockey championship will be visiting Pierre de Coubertin Elementary School (4700 Lavoisier) in St. Leonard on Monday, April 30  (9 a.m. ) and bringing with him the Cup.

Vossen’s goal came six minutes into overtime, lifting the McGill Redmen over the Western Mustangs by a 4-3 score to bring home McGill’s first University Cup in the school’s 135 year history.

Visting each class individually, Vossen will speak to the students about his career, education as well as encourage them to stay active and maintain proper nutrition. Students will also have the opportunity to take pictures with Vossen and the University Cup as well as ask questions and get autographs.



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Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca