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Our 2014 Peewee B team competed in the Provincial Championships over the July 18 – 20th weekend in Richmond.
The competition was steep winning the final round robin game against Prince George with a buzzer beater goal to win 6-5 and advance to the semi final game against Surrey where we lost 7-6. In the bronze medal game our boys rallied from behind to win the game 3-2 against Abbotsford and take a hard fought bronze medal.
A spectacular finish to a spectacular season!
Huge weekend for the Novice Select team at the Jack Crosby All Star Tournament over the July 3 – 6 weekend in Burnaby. The VELA Selects went 6 – 0 to capture the gold medal in the B division.
A perfect way to cap off an outstanding season in Novice.
A fabulous weekend on all accounts.
The 2014 Novice Wind It Up Tournament was held on the June 20 – 22 weekend and featured 12 teams battling for top honors.
After a shaky first game, the Red Eagles prevailed with three extremely impressive outings, allowing a combined total of just two goals in their final three games. Their gold medal game was perhaps the most impressive outing of the season winning convincingly against the top team from league play, 7 – 0.
A very impressive finish to a fantastic season. Well done Novice Red Ealges. A victory well deserved.
The VELA Bantam team battled hard in the Nanaimo Tournament over the May 30th weekend and captured bronze in a hard fought contest.
Both VELA Novice teams traveled to Port Alberni over the May 10/11 weekend to compete in the first annual Icebreaker Tournament. After competing in their respective round-robin pools, the two teams met in the finals to battle it out for the gold medal.
The Blue Eagles were victorious in a hard fought battled resulting in a 6 – 4 win to take the gold medal.
An amazing outcome to have our two Novice teams take gold and silver medals home. A great weekend and an ideal venue.