March 26, 2018
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL- St. John’s Hitmen got goals from five different players to beat the Tri Com Thunder 5-2 to claim the 2018 Marco Bantam AAA provincial championship Sunday afternoon. The Hitmen are the host for 2018 Atlantic Regional Championship being held in Torbay, NL from April 5-8, 2018, while the Thunder will represent NL.
Jordan Winter, James Clarke, Drew Locke, Zachary Hawco and Patrick Hurley scored for the Hitmen. Jack Connors and Ryan Greene responded for the Thunder.
Four teams competed in a single round robin prior to the championship game over the weekend played at the Trinity Placentia Arena. The four teams that competed and that featured the top 13 and 14 year old players in the province were the Thunder, Hitmen, Tri-Pen Ice and Central Ice Pak. The Ice Pak were the bronze medal winners.
For a complete list of Results, please visit Hockey NL’s website http://www.hnlprovincials.ca/index.php
The Bantam AAA program is the second step in the AAA program in the province with players developing and potentially graduating to Major Midget, Junior A, and Major Junior in years to come.
For more information, please contact:
Executive Director, Hockey NL
P.O. Box 176
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL