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Connecticut Sled Hockey team captain Karen Smith, 57, of East Haven, hugs Colleen Rock while holding the championship trophy after their match. Smith was unable to play for most of the season due to complications from a surgery, but the team insisted she receive the trophy from tournament officials.

Connecticut Sled Hockey team captain Karen Smith, 57, of East Haven, hugs Colleen Rock while holding the championship trophy after their match. Smith was unable to play for most of the season due to complications from a surgery, but the team insisted she receive the trophy from tournament officials.