Gold medal winner Paige to visit Canton for clinic

Paul Schaus, paralympic sled hockey gold medalist and Purple Heart recipient looks to clear the puck from the Mountain Warriors zone in March against the Durham Steelhawks during the seventh annual Mountain Warriors tournament at SUNY Canton. Christopher Lenney/Watertown Daily Times


CANTON — Three-time USA Sled Hockey Paralympian gold medal winner Adam Paige will be at a wheelchair lacrosse clinic this weekend at the Canton Pavilion.

The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Sunday and is looking for disabled veterans and disabled youths who want to try a team sport.

Paige was a gold medalist in Vancouver in 2010, Sochi in 2014 and South Korea in 2018 and will being his medals to show to the participants.

There will be prizes, raffles and food at the event and registration is free.

Interested participants can call Mountain Warriors sled hockey coach Mark McKenna at 315-854-0383.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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