Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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FREDERICTON. x-19s. The University of New Brunswick has named a head coach for the women's varsity hockey team as the program is reinstated after a lengthy human rights battle. Sarah Hilworth spent the last two seasons as head coach of the Broncos at Olds College in Alberta and says she's excited about relaunching women's hockey at U-N-B.

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TAG: U-N-B downgraded its women's varsity team to a sports club in 2008, citing funding issues, but former player Sylvia Dooley alleged the decision amounted to discrimination on the basis of sex. Last year, the province's Labour and Employment Board agreed and ordered the school to reverse its decision.

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