Canada Advances To Semi's

Canada is off to the semi-final round at the world junior hockey tournament.

The Canadians cruised to an 8-2 quarter-final win over Switzerland in Buffalo.

Drake Batherson scored twice as Canada earned a chance to play the Czechs in tomorrow semi-final.

Canada's semi-final contest will be against the Czech Republic, which beat Finland 4-3 in a shootout earlier yesterday afternoon.

The USA doubled Russia last night 6-4 as Kieffer Bellows scored a pair.

Thursday's games
     Semifinals
     Canada vs. Czech Republic 8pm
     Sweden vs. United States 4pm