Duo selected for provincial hockey camp

Ridge Meadows Minor Hockey products Evan Walls and Brett Didyk have both been selected for the Under-16 provincial camp.

Ridge Meadows Minor Hockey products Evan Walls and Brett Didyk have both been selected for the Under-16  provincial camp.

They are among 40 players who will be in Nanaimo from July 8-13 for the camp. From there, 20 players will be chosen to compete at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in Prince George, from Feb. 13 to March 1.

The program is designed to introduce elite players to elite level tournament play. It  is used to identify and train players and team personnel for provincial, and national teams.

It has been a stepping stone for numerous NHL players, including Chicago Blackhawk Brent Seabrook.