Whitby Wildcats Minor Peewee A Blue Wins Cobourg regional Silver Stick Qualifier
Tuesday, December 04, 2012
Whitby, ON: -
The Whitby Wildcats Minor Peewee A Blue hockey team returned home this weekend [November 30th-December 2nd] Champions of the Cobourg Regional Silver Stick Qualifier. The Boys fought hard through the round robin going undefeated with wins over Port Perry[ 3-0], RWC Crusaders [7-0] and Quinte [6-0]. In the Semi finals they faced Whitby White, after a hard fought battle the Boys came out on top with a 5-2 win.
In the Finals Whitby faced a strong and talented team from Napanee. After going down 1-0 early in the first period, the team fought back and tied it up. It was 1-1 going into the second period when the Boys showed their true heart and character scoring to take a 2-1 lead into the third. With just under 3 minutes left in the third period Whitby scored a third goal to secure the win and their place in the International Silver Stick Final in Newmarket [January 10th-13th.]
Congratulations to the players and coaches on a great tournament win and best of luck in Newmarket, Go Wildcats!!
Team Members from left to right, 1 st Row: Vincent Colangelo, Ethan Pierce, 2 nd Row: Craig O’Hagan, Mac English, 3 rd Row: Sean Brooks, Owen Watts, Jorden McCool,
4 th Row: Damon Gregoris, Matteo Villa, Matthew Johns, Anthony Savas, Caleb Hughes, Jordan Cooper, Zach Beaton, Nick Austin, Peytin Wallace, Jacob Lush,
5 th Row: Ernie Colangelo [Manager], Wayne Hughes [Head Coach], Bill Lush, Chris English [Assistant Coaches], Derek Wallace [Trainer].
Submitted by Ernie Colangelo
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