Minor hockey may not be the same as it plays and practices in modified form relative to COVID-19.
But there are still many happy faces to be found.
And in Sault Ste. Marie, for example, players and cohort teams in the various age divisions are involved in skill sessions as a means of the coaches keeping the youngsters active and on the ice.
In this photo by freelance photographer Allana Plaunt, three members of the under 11 Penguins team from the Soo Pee Wee Hockey League, get ready to head on to the ice for a recent skill session.
See photo below: Easton Foster, Gavin Nevers and Tyler Diluzio of the under 11 Penguins cohort team from the Soo Pee Wee Hockey League.