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A Quiet Leader

At first, Jean-Gabriel “Gabe” Lacombe couldn’t quite get the hang of the sport he now captains.  “I didn’t like [hockey] in the beginning…I couldn’t skate very well,” he admitted.  Lacombe was 2 years old when he started skating.

His father encouraged him to keep at it and, eventually, “all my friends started liking hockey so I felt like, ‘I might as well start playing,’” he said.  The rest is history.

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