Lots of action this week, November 13-19, 2017, at Kaetlyn Osmond Arena. Monday started the busy week with U15Female Division. BDO played Remax. BDO captured the 5-3 win over Remax. Scotiabank players of the week went to Hannah Patten of BDO and Dominique Doucet of Remax. Next Pizza Delight and Robin’s/2-4-1 of the U20 Female Division had their first game of the week. Robin’s-2-4-1 took the 7-2 Win. Player of the week went to Kathryn Ross of Robin’s/2-4-1. Wally Drake’s Trucking Midget Division completed the night with Aylward’s Home Hardware battering the ice with Vallen. It was a nail-biter of a game finishing in a 5-5 tie. Lion’s Club Player of the Week went to Curtis Drake of Vallen.
Tim Hortons’ Timbits Division had their house league practice Tuesday evening. All sorts of amusement skating around the ice. Timbits Islanders player of the week was Isabella Jones. Timbits Sharks went to Ben Senior and Timbits Canucks went to Noah Fancey.
Wednesday evening we struck the middle of the week before all the weekend excitement. McDonald’s AtoMc Division had their usual house league practice. AtoMc White Player of the week went to Brayden Jones and AtoMc Black went to Joel Loughlin. Grant Thornton Peewee Division had a game. Canadian Tire took on the MMHA Hockey Moms & Dads team. They had the referees skating back and forth the ice calling goal for goal for a game that ended in a 7-7 tie game. Players of the Week went to Tyler Norman of Canadian Tire and Lucas Foote of the MMHA Hockey Moms & Dads team.
Pike’s Building Centre Bantam Division had their weekly game Thursday evening. Mary Brown’s and Clear Focus took to the ice. Another close game that left Clear Focus taking the win with a 2-1 decider. Players of the Week went to goalie Maggie Jones of Clear Focus and James Green of Mary Brown’s. U20 Female Division had Pizza Delight bouncing back after their loss earlier the week and seizing a 6-2 win off Robin’s/2-4-1. Kelsey Ross of Pizza Delight received the Player of the Week. Wally Drake’s Trucking Midget Division played their second game of the week, Vallen taking another win over TD Bank with a tighter score of 8-5. Lion’s Club Player of the Week went to Damian Hickman of TD Bank.
Friday evening was the onset of an eventful weekend for a lot of our MMHA hockey players. U12 Female Division had their game night. Canadian Tire whipped a 5-0 win over The Paint Shop. MacBeth & Associates Players of the Week were Tessa Brushett of Canadian Tire and Taylor Walsh of The Paint Shop.
Before the excitement of Saturday’s events started, Novice had their House League hour. Picco and White Players of the Week went to Luke Kettle of Scotiabank, Abby Fiander of Extreme Pita/Ziggy Peel Goods, Owen Hollett of Brenton Group and Carter Evans of Hotel Marystown.
Scotiabank Atom 1 All-Star Team hosted 6 teams for their home tournament. Teams travelled from Hr. Grace, Clarenville, Bay Roberts, Whitbourne, Fortune and St. Pierre to participate in the first tournament of the 2017 season. The MMHA Atom 1 team had a fourth-place finish. A terrific way to start off their season!
Sobeys Peewee 1 All-Star Team travelled to Hr. Grace for their first all-star tournament. They went to the crossovers and lost to North East Eagles in a shootout and finished in third place out of 6 teams.
Peewee 2 All-Star Team trekked to Bonavista for the Annual Dean Little Memorial Tournament. They brought home the bronze medal!
Congrats to all teams and players!!!
To finish off a FANtastic week of hockey Wally Drake’s Trucking Midget Division see Aylward’s Home Hardware giving TD Bank their second loss for the week with a 5-2 ending for Aylward’s Home Hardware. Lion’s Club Player of the week went to Noah Hanrahan of Aylward’s Home Hardware.
…and there you have it folks, another wonderful week for Marystown Minor Hockey Association. Keep your eye out to the website, www.marystownminorhockey.com, in the upcoming weeks as the
Peewee 1, Bantam 2, and Midget 1 All-Star Teams host their tournaments!!!