Ice Boltz win Midget C Tourney in St. ThomasSunday, December 09, 2012 by: Chris Dawson
ST. THOMAS, ON - The North Bay Ice Boltz Midget C team took home Gold on the December 1st & 2nd weekend at the The St. Thomas "Panthers on the Prowl" tournament.
The Ice Boltz opened the Tournament with a convincing 4-0 win over the Tiverton Thunder with all lines contributing and strong defense and goaltending.
The second game was a very physical game and goals were hard to come by.
The Ice Boltz kept the pressure on for the whole game and were rewarded with a 2-1 victory over the Bad Blazers from the London area.
The Ice Boltz' third game was against the other undefeated team in division; the Livonia Knights from Michigan.
The game was a low scoring game with the Knights tying game late and ending the game in 1-1 tie and setting up a rematch in Final on Sunday.
The Ice Boltz came out hard in Final and scored early and set the tempo for the game. The team fired many shots throughout the game and kept the pressure on the Livonia Knights for the complete game. The physical game had a mix of penalties, great passing, scoring chances and great goaltending.
The Ice Boltz finished off the US based Livonia Knights 2-1 to claim the Gold.
The team members are:
Payton Sparling, Jennilee Peplinskie, Celine Tessier, Brooklyn Ladouceur, Jaimee Washburn, Amy Ransom, Sarah Major, Dominique Rivet, Bailey Bentley, April Major, Ashley Small, Brooke Mathias, Tianna Hummel, Demi Mathias and Goaltenders Anick Ouellette, Heather Thomas
Gerry Major, Tom Mathias, Mike Peplinskie
Chantal Tessier and Pam Rivet
Submitted to BayToday.ca