|Minor Peewee AA Wildcats Win March Meltdown!|
|Tuesday, 10 April 2012 10:31|
Whitby Wildcats End the Season on a High!!!
April 1, 2012 – The Whitby Wildcats Minor Peewee AA Hockey Team defeated the Orangeville Flyers by a score of 3 to 2 to win the Avalanche Minor Hockey March Meltdown tournament.
The team ended the season with a 4 win, 2 tie record at the tournament; scoring 26 goals with only 9 goals against. In Round Robin play Whitby tied Orangeville with 2 goals each; each went on to win their semi-final games to match up in the championship game. Whitby took an early lead with 2 goals but Orangeville fought back and tied the game midway through the third. It was late in the third, with just over a minute left, when Whitby scored to take the lead and held on for the Win. Orangeville was a fantastic opponent and battled right to the end.
Overall, the team finished the season with a 42 win, 24 loss, 12 tie record.
The team is Jaxon Kassirer, Joshua Rose, Christopher Talman, Patrick Goodmurphy, Devin Gilligan, Patrick O’Brien, Brett Taylor, Evan Lucas, Conner Latchford, Sheldon Brown, Gregory Grylls, Luke Hanley, Mitchell Young, Caylum O’Brien, Taylan Ramesar, Steven Tsoukas, Will Hanley; Head Coach David Demarinis, Assistants Brett Connolly, Ryan Lee, Bryan Eustace, and Dale Lee; and General Manager Gary Rose.
The team would like to thank Whitby Minor Hockey and all of the team sponsors for making the season so successful, including Redtag.ca Vacations, Tim Horton’s Brooklin, Melanie Pringles, Flash Automotive Repairs Inc., Alexandra’s Windows and Doors, Dundas Street Dental Care, Whitby Orthodontics, Laura Carey State Farm Insurance Agent, and Golder Associates.