Cole Wenner, seen here as a member of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Junior Knights, has been selected to participate in a prestegious PeeWee International Ice Hockey Tournament in Canada. Wenner, the son of Darren and Tracy Wenner of Palmerton, is currently a seventh-grade student at MMI Preparatory School. The tournament, which will be held Feb. 14-24 at the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec, is recognized as the world's premier youth hockey event for players ages 11 & 12. The event includes 120 U12 teams from around the world. More than 2,000 players from 16 countries will be participating. Each player on the Junior Knights Quebec Pee Wee team will stay with a local, French-speaking Quebec family for the entire duration of the tournament.
Wenner invited to play in prestigious tournament
Wednesday, December 19, 2012