Boys Hockey “A” side champs in Winkler

The Boys Eagles Hockey team celebrates winning the A side championship in Winkler this weekend. (submitted photo)
The Boys Eagles Hockey team celebrates winning the "A" side championship in Winkler this weekend. (submitted photo)

The DHS Eagles Boys Hockey team are the “A” side champions in Winkler, MB this weekend.

The boys played strong games on Friday which moved them into the “A” side semifinals on Saturday.

Game one saw DHS over Morden with a 4-1 score. Ryan Lobreau scored 2 goals, Josh Reid and Daimon Wesley added singles. Kim Wildhaber was in net for win

Game two ended with DHS over Pointe des Chenes 4-3. Daimon Wesley had 2 goals, Jake Berrey and Blair Dingwall had one each. Zack Lake took the win in net.

On Saturday, the boys took game 3 with a score of 5-2 over Stonewall. Goal scorers were Ryan Lobreau, Zack Pitchenese, Grant Valiquette, Matt Bartlett and Jared Stratford. Kim Wildhaber was in net  for the win.

Dryden met Kenora in the “A” side finals at 7pm on Saturday. DHS took this game, with a final score of 4 to 1. Goal scorers were Ryan Lobreau, Jared Straqtford, Grant Valiquette, and Josh Reid. Goaltender Zach Lake took the win in net.

“Despite going undefeated this weekend, we still need to work on our consistency and learn to play a complete game on a regular basis.” said Coach Oltsher, “We used our speed to our advantage this weekend and it showed on the scoreboard. The boys played hard and deserved to win this tournament and hopefully we can carry this success through to our regular season games.”

Great job boys!

Next action for DHS boys is a home game this Tues Jan 12. Puck drop is @ 6:30 p.m.

Come out and cheer on your Eagles Hockey Team!