Local hockey team headed to China

Central Texas is far from your traditional hockey community.

While there is minor-league hockey team in Cedar Park (the AHL’s Texas Stars), there are only two full-time ice rinks in Central Texas. However, that hasn’t stopped the sports growth and Central Texas will have hockey players competing in an international competition next month in China.

“When you walk around and tell people we hockey in Austin, they don’t really believe you right away,” Ryan Raya said. “Then I tell them we’re taking a group of Austin kids to China, and then they get really suprised.”

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