06/25 14:14 CDT Hayley Wickenheiser headlines 2019 Hockey Hall of Fame class
Hayley Wickenheiser headlines 2019 Hockey Hall of Fame class
By STEPHEN WHYNO
AP Hockey Writer
Canadian women's star Hayley Wickenheiser was elected to the Hockey Hall of
Fame in her first year of eligibility.
Wickenheiser headlines the 2019 Hall of Fame class that also includes former
NHL players Sergei Zubov and Guy Carbonneau, Czech hockey star Vaclav
Nedomansky and builders Jim Rutherford and Jerry York. Hall chairman Lanny
McDonald announced the inductees Tuesday.
In 79 international games, Wickenheiser recorded 58 goals and 88 assists for
146 points. She won four Olympic gold medals, seven world championship golds,
one Olympic silver and six world championship silvers.
Wickenheiser won three Women's World Hockey League titles and a Canadian
Women's Hockey League title. She is currently assistant director of player
development for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
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