Sparwood’s Daryl Boyle will get a shot at an Olympic gold medal.
Boyle and Team Germany held on to defeat reigning gold medalists Canada in the men’s hockey tournament semi final Friday morning.
Boyle was raised in the Elk Valley before moving to Lethbridge at the age of 12.
He would go on the play four seasons in the WHL and now places for the Munich Ice Hockey Club.
Germany will take on the Olympic athletes from Russia for gold on Sunday while Canada battles the Czech Republic for bronze Saturday.