Tuesday, March 19, 2013
The Mite 2s were tops on Martha's Vineyard this past weekend.
The Agawam Chiefs Mite 2s youth hockey team went 4-0 on Martha's Vineyard this past weekend on their way to capturing the 23rd Annual Red Kennedy Mite C Tournament. The Chiefs won their first game 7-0 on Friday night against the Martha's Vineyard Purple team. They beat the Martha's Vineyard White team Saturday morning 10–2 to set up a showdown against the undefeated Minuteman Lady Flames from Worcester on Saturday night. In a well-played game by both teams, the Chiefs battled back twice for a 3–2 win to set up a repeat performance on Sunday morning for the championship. Like their contest the night before, both teams skated hard in an exciting championship game won by the Chiefs 3–0. Quinn Brady put Agawam on the board in the first on a …
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
The Agawam Youth Hockey program had a successful weekend at the annual Larry Fournier hockey tournament.
On a snowy weekend, the Agawam Youth Hockey Program, the town hockey program of Hamilton, Wenham, Ipswich, Manchester and Essex, once again participated in the annual Larry Fournier hockey tournament held in Newburyport, MA. In its 26th year, this year’s tournament spanned 11 days and three rinks, with more than 1,000 young players from across 67 teams and 13 divisions participating in the event. As a program, Agawam Youth Hockey entered nine teams into tournament play in this year’s tournament, the most ever. Even more impressive than the number of teams participating, however, is the success the program had in tournament play. Specifically, of the nine teams, 7 advanced to the Finals of their divisions, with four of the teams …
Monday, February 4, 2013
The Agawam Youth Hockey Chiefs had a tie and a win versus top competition during the past weekend.
The Agawam Squirt 1 team captured a win and a tie against formidable foes from the Valley League’s top division during the past weekend. On Saturday, the Chiefs held on to a hard-fought tie against a determined Melrose team. Behind solid goal tending by Jared McLaughlin, the Chiefs were powered offensively by Aidan Cann, Michael Ayers and Jimmy Ayers. Lenny Dolan, Katelyn Clarke and Kyle Khani also were instrumental in winning some of the key one-on-one battles in this back-and-forth battle. On Sunday, the Chiefs got a win against a Tri-Valley team that was just one win behind them in league standings. On this day, the Chiefs displayed a complete team effort for all three periods. Getting ahead on a blistering slapshot from Aidan Cann, the…
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
A wrap-up of action from the past weekend from Agawam Youth Hockey.
Agawam Pee-Wee 2s Top Everett/Revere The Agawam Youth Hockey Pee-Wees 2 team skated to a 3-2 victory over the Everett/Revere Pee-Wees 2 team this past weekend. The Chiefs' Charlie Davis opened the scoring with an unassisted goal in the first period while goaltender Matt Carte held firm behind defensemen Jack Dufresne, Brett Beaulieu and Nate Hyde. Everett-Revere fough back with two goals in the second period to go up 2-1. Aidan Hammond tied the game for Agawam early in the third period with assists going to Will Hogan and Owen Dorau. The game winner was scored by Hannah Moroney with assists to Alex Paddelaro and Tucker Apgar. Agawam Bantam 1s Remain on Roll; Beat Groton 6-3 Agawam's Bantam 1 team battled a tough Groton Bantam team on …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The Agawam Pee Wee 1's end as Runners-up and Mite AA's stay atop their division in weekend youth hockey action.
The Agawam Chiefs defeated Billerica, North Andover, and King Phillip on its way to the Championship game vs Winchester at the Deep Freeze Tournament in Waterville Valley, NH. The Chiefs success was keyed by outstanding goaltending by Henry Cabot, defense by Mark Roselli, Christian Fabbri, Ben Gibson, and Clint Gourdeau, and solid 2-way play by wings Corinna Dorr, Simon Peterson, Aidan Daley, William Jones, Cooper McNinch, Tucker Spencer and Centers Billy Curtis and Henry Jones. In the first game, the Chiefs defeated Billerica 7-0 on goals by Simon Peterson, Tucker Spencer, 2 by William Jones, Aidan Daley, Cooper McNinch, and Henry Jones. In game 2, the Chiefs defeated North Andover 6-1 on goals by Tucker Spencer, 2 by Billy Curtis, …
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
A wrap-up of Agawam youth hockey games from the past weekend.
In two games this past weekend, the Agawam Chief Mite teams skated against Andover in some competitive games. Agawam Mites Beat Andover 4-2 The Agawam Mite AA squad traveled to Philips Andover Academy Saturday afternoon to face their feisty League rival, Andover. The game went back and forth in the first period with Agawam goaltender Sam York and the Andover Keeper making several key stops. Agawam finally broke the scoreless deadlock early in the second period with 2 goals from Jack Erdmann, the first off a gorgeous Owen Faldi pass in the corner. The Chiefs held a slim lead in to the third period and added 2 more scores from Harlan Graber and Luke Demaso. Great defense by Michael Deoreo, Max Almeida and Nate Ingelfinger kept the Chiefs …
Monday, February 13, 2012
The Agawam Pee Wee A, Mite A and Squirts teams all had a successful weekend on the ice.
Monday, February 13, 2012
Agawam PeeWee A Team Completes a Successful Weekend Winning Two Games The Agawam PeeWee A youth hockey team defeated Tewksbury 5-0 on Friday night. Agawam got a solid effort in net from Squirt goaltender Henry Cabot, who was making a guest appearance in net. Strong defensive performances by Sam Cabot, Mark Roselli, and Brynne O'Connor and relentless back checking by Corina Dorr and Ben Gibson aided Cabot in his shutout. Henry Jones got the Chiefs on the board in the first period, potting a nice feed from Christian Fabbri. Simon Peterson made it 2-0. Fabbri then made it 3-0, backhanding a top corner shot after a feed from Jones. Mark Roselli scored to make it 4-0. Connor Gilligan finished the scoring. The Chiefs fought from behind to …
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Earlier this year, the Agawam Chief Squirt AAA youth hockey team lost to Winthrop and this past weekend they avenged that loss.
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
The Agawam Chief Squirt AAA youth hockey team team traveled to Malden on Friday night for a rematch against a scrappy Winthop team that had beaten them one week earlier. In the second meeting, however, there would be a different outcome as Agawam seemed determined from the onset to avenge the earlier loss. The Chiefs benefitted from the ferocious back-checking of Michael Ayers, Cooper McNinch, Aidan Cann and Clint Gourdeau and from another solid performance in goal by Henry Cabot, who notched another shut-out. Offensively, the Chiefs scoring was started early by Will Jones, who blasted a blistering-wrist shot (unofficially clocked at 109 mph) from the left side that found its way into the top corner. Jones got the Chiefs on the board again…
Monday, December 19, 2011
Agawam Youth Hockey Pee Wee 2's won both of its games over the weekend.
Monday, December 19, 2011
Agawam Youth Hockey Pee-Wee’s beat the previously undefeated Waltham Pee Wee's 4-3 during the weekend. Goals by Connor Gilligan and Christian Fabbri put Agawam up 2-1. Nate Hyde extended the Chiefs lead to 3-1, burying a nice feed from Henry Jones. Waltham battled back to tie the game, despite outstanding goal tending by Will Davis and Brett Beaulieu. With 15 seconds left, Henry Jones netted a feed from Christian Fabbri to earn the exciting victory. Sam Cabot and Mark Roselli were standouts on defense. And the Agawam Pee Wee 2's continued their solid play defeating Billerica 8-0. Sam Cabot (3), Christian Fabbri (2), Connor Gilligan (2) and Mark Rosselli were the goal scorers. Forwards Ned Werner, Gilligan, Henry Jones, Fabbri, Simon …
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
The Agawam Mite A youth hockey travel team successfully defended its title at the Heseltine Invitational tournament in Andover during Thanksgiving weekend.
The Agawam Mite A youth hockey travel team defended its title earned last year at the Annual Andover Youth Hockey Heseltine Invitational tournament during Thanksgiving weekend at Phillips Andover School. The team finished round robin play with a 2-1 record, earning them a spot in the championship game. Hard fought victories over Stoneham (3-2) and Wallingford, Conn. (5-2) set up back to back games with a gritty Andover squad. Andover beat the Chiefs Sunday morning 3-2 in the third game of the round robin, which included two shots off the post by the Chiefs in the last two minutes. The championship game was a classic, back and forth affair. Agawam raced out to a 3-1 lead by two goals from Jimmy Ayers and a beautiful wrap around shot by …