Local woman joins U.S. sled hockey team

Susie now plays on the U.S. Women's National Sled Hockey Team
Susie now plays on the U.S. Women's National Sled Hockey Team

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) A West Michigan woman is making strides on the ice with ice hockey.

Susie started playing sled hockey at a clinic through Mary Free Bed when she was eight years old. After graduating in 2010, she started pursuing it further, eventually joining the Grand Rapids Sled Wings, and was recently named to the U.S. Women’s National Sled Hockey Team.

Susie’s advice to others is even when you’re afraid of something, still go for it.

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