STATE CHAMPIONS!!!! 03/18/2014 This past weekend the Squirt 1 and Pee Wee 1 teams competed in the...
The Squirt 1 and Pee Wee 1 teams competed in the Tier II-S state tournaments March 13-15 at Cushing Academy and Fitchburg State College, respectively and Triton Youth Hockey was represented in fine fashion. Both teams went 3-0 in pool play and advanced to the semi final round. The Pee Wee team lost to an excellent Amherst team in the semis which ended their tournament . The Squirt team took down Cambridge 5-2 in the semi-final game to advance to the finals. The Championship game was one for the ages against very familiar and very talented Tewksbury team. With Triton up 1-0 with 44 seconds left, Tewksbury pulled the goalie and scored to tie the game up at 1-1. Despite numerous chances in a wild first overtime session, the Vikes could not find the back of the net. The game would go deep into a second overtime with Triton pulling out a thrilling 2-1 victory! That makes it back to back state championships for Triton at the Squirt level!
The Squirt team consists of:
Jackson Irving, Cole Daniels, Braeden McDonald, Dom Cardillo, Owen Bell, Gavin Colby, Tyler Egan, Nolan Cole, Quinn Moses, Alex Monteiro, Jack Lindholm and Nick Kutcher
Triton had a very good showing this month in the Fournier tournament. We had six teams make the finals with three teams walking away with victories. The Squirt 1&2 teams and the Bantam 2 team were victorious.
Over Thanksgiving weekend, the Squirt AAA team competed in the Exeter Turkey Tournament in Exeter, NH. Playing against the Seacoast Spartans, Portland Jr. Pirates, New England Predators and Dover Stars, the team went 4-0-1 and beat the Seacoast Spartans in the championship game 4-1.
This past weekend the Squirt 1 and Pee Wee 1 teams competed in the Tier 2-S state tournaments in West Springfield and Fitchburg, respectively. Both teams represented the program very well! The squirt team went 3-0 in the round robin in their bracket. The Pee Wee team went 2-0-1 in their bracket. Both teams advanced to Sunday's semifinal games with their stellar round robin records. The Pee Wee team would fall in the semis to North Attleboro 3-1 to end their run. The squirt team got past Wilmington in the semi-final game to advance to the final game against Westwood. It was a back and forth game but the Vikes were able to get the win with a 5-4 victory. IT IS TRITON YOUTH HOCKEY'S FIRST EVER STATE CHAMPIONSHIP.
The squirt team consists of:
Cam Murray, Cam Tinkham, Cole Daniels, Brady Lindholm, Cael Kohan, Jack Wile, Matt Egan, Ryan Lindholm, Trevor Quigley, Ben Rennick, Jackson Irving, Trever Sabatino and James Tatro.