The CT RiverHawks Squirt A youth hockey team defeated the Southern Stars Squirt A team in the New England District Squirt Tier III Sectional Ice Hockey Championship Tournament on Sunday, March 26th at the Veterans Memorial Hockey Rink in Waltham, MA.
The CT RiverHawks went into this tournament with an overall 27-7-6 CHC league play record and went undefeated during the Sectional Tournament in MA. During the tournament weekend, the CT RiverHawks played the best Squirt Tier III teams in the New England Region including teams from New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maine and Vermont. Each game proving to be more difficult than the previous games, the CT RiverHawks never gave up and secured a spot in the Championship Game on Sunday which was the 11th hockey game for the team in 12 days.
Michael Azzarone (Seymour), Dominic Beshara (Stratford), Jacob Bisset (Shelton), Ayden Geltman (Easton), Jayson Gherlone (Orange), Dayton Griffin (Woodbury), Logan Hurd (Shelton), Lucas Husted-Edwards (Trumbull), Jake Kiman (Shelton), Joseph Kovach (Naugatuck), Gavin Luddy (Orange), Matthew Molleur (Beacon Falls), Aidan Westphalen (Easton), Tyler Westphalen (Easton), Owen Zaharewicz (Bethany). Head Coach Gene Kisken (Trumbull), Assistant Coach Mike Azzarone (Seymour) and Assistant Coach Rick Molleur (Beacon Falls)