Canadian Women's Hockey League facts for kids

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The Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) is an ice hockey league in Canada that was formed in 2007. Female players from around the world played in this league and in the Western Women's Hockey League. The CWHL replaced the National Women's Hockey League (NWHL) in 2007. Many teams (Toronto, Brampton and Montreal) from the NWHL moved to the CWHL.

Teams in the CWHL

  • Boston Blades
  • Brampton Thunder
  • Burlington Barracudas
  • Montreal Stars
  • Team Alberta CWHL
  • Toronto Furies

CWHL Champions

Clarkson Cup

The Clarkson Cup is an ice hockey trophy, which since 2009 has been awarded to the winner of the Canadian Women's Hockey Championship.


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