Over the past weekend, the Patriot Ice Center in Delaware was buzzing with excitement as the Defender Hockey Tournaments Mite Meltdown Tournament took place. This event showcased young hockey players' incredible talent and enthusiasm in the Mite division. The tournament featured three divisions: Mite A, Mite B, and Mite C, each filled with fierce competition and unforgettable moments.
In the Mite A division, the RSG Selects Red emerged as the champions, securing a hard-fought victory against the SI Raiders Red. The final score stood at 7-5 in favor of the RSG Selects Red team. The SI Raiders Red put up an impressive fight, with five different players finding the back of the net. The goals were spread across the team, highlighting their collective effort and offensive prowess. However, Kellan Lamonde and Mason Johnson from the RSG team stole the show, each netting two goals and contributing significantly to their team's success.
In the Mite B division, H08 Hockey claimed victory with a commanding 10-4 win. This talented team demonstrated their scoring prowess as multiple players contributed to the goal tally. Their offensive firepower proved too much for their opponents to handle, leaving H08 Hockey as champions of the division.
The Mite C division culminated in a resounding victory for the Hollydell Selects. They dominated their opponents with a remarkable 13-5 final score. Christian Marchese and Ethan Nunez were the standout performers of the tournament, each scoring multiple goals and showcasing their talent.
Congratulations to the RSG Selects Red, H08 Hockey, and the Hollydell Selects for their exceptional performances and wins!