On Presidents’ Day weekend, the Royals Bantam A American squad traveled to Niagara NY to compete in the annual Presidents’ Day tournament. The preliminary round featured a 6-0 shutout of the Delaware Stars and a 5-3 win over the Rhode Island Jr Blues. After securing the 1st seed, the playoff round featured a rematch with the Jr Blues. The Royals won 5-0 to advance to the finals. In the finals, the Royals faced the very solid Brooklyn Sharks team from Cleveland. In a very intense matchup, the Royals pulled out the victory 5-3!
This tournament victory was a total team effort. Solid goaltending by Roan McCormick, shut down defense and goals by every forward! Overall it was an amazing experience on and off the ice!