Event Recap:JV Pucksters begin season with solid performance against Choate
With only 4 days of practice the JV boys hockey team skated against one of their season’s most formidable opponents on Saturday. Choate historically has been a strong program and this year proved to be more of the same. The scrimmage went well for both teams as coaches on both sides are still evaluating their personnel.
This year’s JV team will feature strong goaltending. Nick Micelli ‘13, Nick Kamm’14 and Caleb Rudnicki ’15 will all see some time in the net for this team. On offense, we have returning players Mike Horowicz ’13, Lukas Odematt ’13, Eli Robbins ’13 and Zach King ’12. They will be joined by Will Parsons ’15, Doug Gorman ’13, Jesse Joffray ’14, Jonah Adler ’14, and Taylor Roth ’15.
On defense returners Conor Byrne ’14, and Jacob King ’14 will be joined by Allesandro Schooley ’15 Sam Adler ’15, and Brian Denton ’14.
On Saturday the team fell to Choate in their scrimmage by a score of 4-2. Mike Horowicz and Lukas Odematt both notched their first goals of the season. Coaches Howe and Bartlett have liked what they see from this group thus far. The team plays their season opener at Pomfret this Wednesday at 2:30