Vanoosten called by IIHF

Local linesman will work at international event in Great Britain

Nathan Vanoosten of Surrey has been chosen by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) to officiate at the 2014 World Junior Championships – Division One/Group B in Dumfries, Great Britain.

Vanoosten will work as a linesmen at the Dec. 9-15 tournament, which will feature teams from Japan, Ukraine, France, Great Britain, Italy and Kazakhstan.

He worked the 2013 Memorial Cup in Saskatoon in May, and has also officiated in the Fred Page Cup (BC Hockey League), the Ed Chynoweth Cup (Western Hockey League)  and Doyle Cup (Junior A) playoffs, as well as the 2007 World Junior A challenge.

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