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Fighting Saints to play in Russia

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DUBUQUE (KWWL) -

The Dubuque Fighting Saints have accepted an invitation to play in the Junior Club World Cup in Omsk, Russia.  Dubuque received the invite after winning their second Clark Cup Championship in the last 3 years.

The tournament takes place August 24-31.  It features 8 junior hockey clubs from around the globe.

The Fighting Saints are the second Eastern Iowa team to take part in the event.  The Waterloo Black Hawks played in the 2012 tournament and captured the silver medal.

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