Maccabiah Games: local athletes’ update
The U.S. junior ice hockey team will face off against Canada in the gold medal game of the Maccabiah Games today.
Keaton Baum, a Pittsburgh resident and student at Shady Side Academy, is on the hockey team.
The United States fell in its first game to Canada, 4-0. The United States quickly rebounded, winning decisively against Israel, 10-2. The United States and Canada then played a second time with the United States coming out on top by a score of 4-3.
More coverage of the Maccabiah Games will follow as it becomes available.