It’s only a matter of time before someone makes a Miracle on Ice type movie about Calgary’s Glenlake Hawks Pee Wee team and their animated head coach.
In a rematch against a team they lost 8-1 to three days earlier, coach Josh Rahme knew his team needed to be ready to play in the Calgary city championship game. So he made sure, by asking his starting lineup – one by one.
His players clearly responded, getting fired up for the big game.
This is how to get ready:
This coach has one hell of a pre-game speech 😂😂… pic.twitter.com/U2YhnJC1Pa
— Bar South N Celly™ (@BarSouthNCelly) April 2, 2018
The coaching tactic worked, as Glenlake took the game 4-3, winning in a shootout.
A penalty shot in OT earns the Glenlake Hawks Pee Wee 1 team a 4-3 victory and a gold medal in the 2018 City Championships against Springbank 1! Way to go Hawks! #MAYFAIRCITIES pic.twitter.com/Tzpb0Y09ln
— Glenlake Hockey (@GlenlakeHockey) March 22, 2018
And to top it off? The team ran into Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf while celebrating their big win.
— Calgary (@Calgaryman1) March 22, 2018