|1st Ever Girls U14 State Champs
This tournament was an all weekend event starting on Friday March 24th, at 6:00 PM, at which time the Angels beat Woburn, with a score of 3 - 2. Fantastic skating and stick handling by Lauren Doran, and Brittany Miller. Great defense by Catherine Flaherty and Olivia Collins. Goals scored by Katie O’Brien (1), and Taylor Lavey (2), one of which was the game winner!!
The next game was on Saturday March 25th at 8:10 AM against a much aggressive Winchester team, which South Boston ended up in a tie with a score of 2 - 2. If not for the fantastic goaltending by Justina Langone this could have been a different game all together. With goals by Katie O’Brien (1), and Maura Conroy (1).
On they went to their next game, Saturday March 25th at 6:30 PM, against Everett, winning this game with a score of 2 - 0. Once again the Angels pulled off another great win by putting the puck in the opponents net. Forwards Victoria Baker and Kerri Yetman kept the pressure on, with goals scored by Maura Conroy (1), and Catherine Flaherty (1). Fantastic defense by Dayna Brooks, and Susan Cunniff.
On Sunday March 25th at 8:00am The South Boston Angel’s had a tough game against Milton, but one team had to loose and it was not the Angels, winning with a victory of 3 - 1. Goals coming off the sticks of Katie O’Brien (1), Kerri Yetman (1), and Maura Conroy (1). Forward Brittany Miller was great with her end-to-end skating while keeping an eye on her opponents
Once again, the South Boston Angels returned to Everett to face another opponent for the State Championship. It was their 5th game in 2 days. Tired but not defeated, the Angels took to the ice to overcome Wilmington/Burlington with a score of 3 - 2. With goals scored by Taylor Lavey (1), Trystan Hogan (1), with 1:42 left in the game, Katie O’Brien (1), scored the championship goal. Lauren Doran had 2 assists in this game while skating on the defensive side with great back checking. Fantastic defense and awesome goal tending were key in this game as Wilmington/Burlington came to this game convinced it was a sure win. Never the less, the Angels once again proved they could pull off another win.
Coach Conroy and Coach Baker could not stress how proud and deserving this team is of this title.
1st the U14 Girls State Champions are Victoria Baker, Dayna Brooks, Olivia Collins, Maura Conroy, Susan Cunniff, Lauren Doran, Catherine Flaherty, Trystan Hogan, Justina Langone, Taylor Lavey, Brittany Miller, Kaity O'Brien, Kerri Yettman with Coaches Danny Conroy and James Baker.