Hannesson up for top defender

Langley's Kacy Hannesson one of four nominees for National Ringette League's top defenceman award

Kacy Hannesson is up for the National Ringette League’s top defenceman award.

Hannesson, who plays for the B.C. Thunder, is one of four nominees for the award.

And the Langley native is one of three members of the Thunder up for an award.

Amy Clarkson is a finalist for the top goalkeeper while Nina Tajbakhsh is up for rookie of the year.

Hannesson, a 23-year-old, has dual citizenship and has represented Team USA at the 2010 world ringette championships and Team Canada at the 2014 world ringette championships.