Hockey is one of the most male-dominated sports in the country. The Athens Youth Hockey Association organizes Girls Try Hockey to try and break that domination. Here are some images from Girls Try Hockey at Bird Arena on Wednesday:
Val Young, the chief scheduler for the Athens Youth Hockey Association, helps Caroline Trembly, 4, with her socks and shinguards during Girls Try Hockey.
Caroline Trembly receives help from her dad, Jason, while suiting up for the Girls Try Hockey event at Bird Arena.
Lani Richard, 4, looks around her during her first time at Bird Arena on Wednesday.
Evie Canary, 6, takes a break after falling on the ice during Girls Try Hockey.
Jessica Hagger helps her daughter, Maddison, 6, tie her skates to prepare for Girls Try Hockey.
Jon Rose, of Glouster, takes a video of his daughter, Evie, while she participates in the Girls Try Hockey event at Bird Arena.
Maddison Hagger takes a break during the Girls Try Hockey event at Bird Arena.
Sedona Palmer, 7, assists Katlin Brown, 5, with tying her skate during the Girls Try Hockey event at Bird Arena.