The Blyth Bruins Hockey team continued its winning ways on October 25th with a hard fought 3-1 win over a feisty Appleby College Senior team. The rivalry between these two competitors was certainly evident throughout the game. It was a physical event from the start with the added bonus of excellent goal tending at both ends and numerous momentum changes throughout the game.
Dom Procopio and Dylan Cancilla led the Bruin’s charge with a goal and an assist each with Jacob Ovens tallying once for the Blyth side. Individual assists were credited to Matt Sceirko, Austin McEnemy, and Colby Shatila.
Appleby’s lone goal was recorded by Alex Stewart assisted by Dan Devlin.
The two teams met again for a rematch this past Friday at the Wave Twin Rinks.
Despite a very determined effort by the Appleby squad, the Blyth Bruins emerged victorious winning 2-0.
Dom Procopio and Dylan Cancilla tallied for the Bruins. Blake Bailey contributed 2 assists with single helpers going to Colby Shatilla and Matt Sceirko.
John Jefferies turned in an excellent effort in goal to record the shutout.
Blyth will be hosting Abbey Park High school tonight, and Holy Trinity High school tomorrow in exhibition play.
The Blyth Academy Bruins are venturing to Prague, Czech Republic this coming March for a sport and cultural tour that includes series of games, a tournament and sight seeing in Prague and the Czech Republic. Fundraising has already started with the first Annual Blyth Academy Golf Tournament that was held at Hidden Lake Golf Club on Thanksgiving weekend. The team (players, parents and coaches) would like to thank the participants and also the sponsors for this event. Our sponsors included Pyramid Pumps, Tender Choice Foods, AM Wholesale Meats Inc., and Sports Tours International.
To support the Czech Hockey tour, the Blyth Parent Fundraising committee is currently selling Bobby Orr’s recently published autographed biography. For more information on how to purchase this book please contact Leanne More at firstname.lastname@example.org.