After Review, Allie Thunstrom Named Winner Of Fastest Skater Event at Skills Challenge
After a thorough review, the NWHL has declared Minnesota Whitecaps forward Allie Thunstrom the winner of the Chipwich Fastest Skater competition at the 2020 All-Star Skills Challenge.
An error led to the incorrect recording of the time of Connecticut Whale forward Grace Klienbach.
The NWHL apologizes to Klienbach and Thunstrom, who were notified by the league last night after the review was completed. The NWHL regrets the error and is continuing to discuss how to improve to make sure similar unfortunate mistakes do not happen in future Skills Challenges.
The revised final leaderboard:
- Allie Thunstrom, Minnesota
- Grace Klienbach, Connecticut
- Jonna Curtis, Minnesota
- Megan Lorence, Minnesota
- Christina Putigna, Boston
- Lenka Čurmová, Buffalo