The Caps won big, the gold medal-winning U.S. women's hockey and men's curling teams were on hand and the curling team even flawlessly delivered the puck to start the game.
There has been speculation the event could return to the Naval Academy in the future. We would suggest it happen annually.
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Issue 250: December 2018 / January 2019