St. Clair Shores
Way to Go / Season Glory
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For the 2005-2006 season:
WTG 2/7/2006 - Puck Hogs Mite B Finalists at Big Chill
The Puck Hogs Mite House Team was in the Big Chill Tournament January 20-22, 2005. The Puck Hogs gave it they’re all and came in Second Place. The Puck Hogs smoked the Northern Express in the first game with a score of 6-1. In the second game the Puck Hogs hung in they’re against the Northbrook BlueHawks. Game three was a nail bitter with the Puck Hogs winning 3-2 against the Mt. Pleasant Patriots. The Championship game the Puck Hogs versed the Northbrook Bluehawks again and gave it everything they had. Congratulations to the Players and Coaching Staff for an outstanding weekend. The Puck Hogs are C.J. Aslanian, Kyle Banks, Cameron Blizinski, Brendan Bresser, Ron Buzar, Joe Caron, Paul Colombo, (Goalie) Howard De Hooghe, Faith Fleming, Howie Hinkle, Mathieu La Forest, Joseph Lechkun, Paulina Licavoli and Ryan Poma. The Coaching Staff is Head Coach Peter De Hooghe, Asst. Coach Ron Buzar, Asst. Coach Mike La Forest, Asst. Coach Mark Blizinski and Asst. Coach Mark Caron. CONGRATULATIONS PUCK HOGS, AWESOME JOB!!
WTG 2/6/2006 - Midget AA sweep consecutive tourneys on way to Districts - When Coaches Dale Buss and Tim Washburn decided they needed a couple "tune-ups" going into Districts, they scrambled to get as many quality games against quality teams as possible. If they were going to use this as an indicator of their team's readiness, they couldn't be happier as their team ended up sweeping nine games in the two tournaments to take back-to-back trophies home leading into Little Caesars' playoffs and Districts. WAY TO GO SAINTS-
WTG 2/5/2006 -
Pee Wee Huskies Take Arenamaps Tourney -
The Huskies went to Kalamazoo this weekend and played in
the Arenamaps.com Big Freeze tournament. The Huskies started out the tournament
Friday night facing the Artic Ice Avalanche from Illinois. Danny & Sean scored
on assists from Izzy, Joe & Tommy. Unfortunately the Huskies lost the game 4 -2.
Saturday it was time for the Huskies to "re-group". The first game of the day
they faced the Troy Hornets. Anders started the scoring off assisted by Ben.
Danny, Joe & Izzy each added a goal, Sean Seth, & Nate had the assists. Cody
stood his ground in net and the Huskies won 4-0. Saturday evening the Huskies
faced the Viking House Gold also from Illinois. Danny & Ben each had a "Hat
Trick", also scoring were Joe & Nate with one goal each. Sean, Danny, Izzy, Paul
& Seth had the assists. Once again Cody played great in net and the Huskies shut
them out 8-0! On to Sunday and the Artic Ice Vikings. This time Tommy earned the
"Hat Trick", Danny, Seth, Ben & Joe each added one goal apiece. Ben, Izzy, Paul,
Nate & Sean had the assists. This time the Huskies won 8 -1 and earned a spot in
the Championship game and a re-match with the Artic Ice Avalanche. The
Championship game started off as a goalie battle and then in the second Nate was
off to the races and had an unassisted goal. Mid-way thru the third Sean added
to the score on an unassisted goal to give the Huskies a 2 -0 lead. Cody stood
strong once again and earned his 3rd tournament shut out and the Huskies earned
the title of "CHAMPS"!
Here they are below after the championship game:
WTG 1/30/2006 - Bantam AA Saints Find January Success - The St Clair Shores Saints Bantam AA team recently completed Back-to-Back tournament sweeps, winning the Pittsburgh Steel City Midwinter Classic and the Big Bear Big Chill tournament in Chelsea, MI. each of them a four game sweep. After concluding Little Caesars league play with a 16-2-2 record, the Bantam AA Saints geared up for Districts by first traveling to Pittsburgh PA. for the Steel City Midwinter Classic Jan 14-16, 2006. The Saints opened the tournament with a hard fought 2-1 win over the Ashburn (VA.) Xtreme. The Saints then defeated the Pittsburgh Predators 5-2 and Cleveland Chargers 5-1. The Championship game was a rematch with the hometown favorite and defending champion Predators. A scoreless first period saw both netminders standing tall and make key saves. The Saints finally broke through midway through the 2nd period. Captain and tournament MVP Billy Coole scored at the end of the 2nd period for the game winner as the Saints took home the trophy with a 3-1 victory. The Saints followed up their successful Pittsburgh trip with a local tournament win in Chelsea (MI) Jan 20-22, 2006. The Saints opened against the Westchester (OH) Warriors and won 4-0. Tournament round robin wins also came against the Ann Arbor Wolves (5-1) and the Grosse Pointe Wild (4-1). The championship game pitted the Saints against another hometown team, the Ann Arbor Wolves. This was another evenly matched game. Ann Arbor struck first, but the Saints would respond with 3 unanswered goals. Defensive Captain Nathan Hammer scored the game winner with 3 minutes left in the game and was named tournament MVP. Stephen Dulong was strong in net as he played all 4 games for the Saints and allowed a mere 4 goals. The 2005/2006 St Clair Shores Saints Bantam AA team is led by Captain Billy Coole and his forward linemates: Daniel Lipa, Sean McArdle, Nick Stewart, Matt Demers, Justin Paul, Ian LaValley, Craig Henderson, and Andrew Paige. Leading the Defense is Captain Nathan Hammer and his defensive partners: Jacob Androsuk, Billy Daudlin, Stephen Hollidge and John Vincek. Guarding the nets are Stephen Dulong and Matt Giacalone. This years Bantam AA Saints are led by Head Coach Ron Lipa and his assistants: Bill Coole, John O’Connell, and John McArdle.
WTG 11/30/2005 - Mite B Puck Hogs feast at Great Lakes Turkey Tourney - The Puck Hogs Mite House Team is the Great Lakes Sports City Thanksgiving Tournament Champions for 2005. The Puck Hogs put up a good fight in their first game against the Grosse Pointe Hawks. In the second game the Puck Hogs won 4-3 against the Grosse Pointe Sharks. Game three was a convincing 5-1 win against the Belle Tire Rampage. And the Championship game versus the Grosse Pointe Hawks was a nail bitter with the Puck Hogs winning in the end with a score of 3-2. Ryan Poma and Ron Buzar both made Hat Tricks during the Tournament. Congratulations to the Players and Coaching Staff for an outstanding weekend. The Puck Hogs are C.J. Aslanian, Kyle Banks, Cameron Blizinski, Brendan Bresser, Ron Buzar, Joe Caron, Paul Colombo, (Goalie) Howard De Hooghe, Faith Fleming, Howie Hinkle, Mathieu La Forest, Joseph Lechkun, Paulina Licavoli and Ryan Poma. The Coaching Staff is Head Coach Peter De Hooghe, Asst. Coach Ron Buzar, Asst. Coach Mike La Forest, Asst. Coach Mark Blizinski and Asst. Coach Mark Caron. CONGRATULATIONS PUCK HOGS, AWESOME JOB!!
WTG 9/29/2005 - Saintes 14-under
sweep Arenamaps Earlybird - The Saintes girls
14 and under were the champions of the Arenamaps.com tournament held this past
weekend, September 23-25,2005 in Kalamazoo. The Saintes went undefeated with one
tie to end up in the finals. The Saintes tied their first game against the
Crystal Lake Leafs from
Illinois 1-1. In game two the Saintes coasted to a 7-0 victory over the Grand
Rapids Griffins. In game three the Saintes played strong against a very physical
team from Marquette to win 2-0 over the Ironrangers. On Sunday morning needing
only to play their same style the Saintes played to a 5-0 win over the Chicago
Falcons putting them in the finals against there opponent from game one, the
Crystal Lake Leafs. In the final the Saintes scored first and held the lead
until the mid-way point in the third period when Crystal Lake tied it at 1. The
Saintes skating only
ten skaters held on to force a double overtime and eventually a shoot-out where
the Saintes won it. Congratulations to the players and coaches for an
outstanding effort. The Saintes are Sarah Auk, Lauren Barlog, Lauren Brooks,
Staci Burlingame, Nikki Capizzo, Liz Ciaramella, Amanda Gay, Kathy Ross, Erica
Sell, Colleen Skelton, Rae Sklarski, Megan Smith, Jessica Snella, Sara Tudall
and Jaclynn Warner. The coaches are Rich Warner, Mark Burlingame and Dave Barlog.
WAY TO GO GIRLS!!! Here they are below -
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