Posted on August 28, 2016 at 2:26 PM by Rrighi
The Midget 18 u team opened this season playing a grueling 5 game set in the EJEPL Diamond/Platinum Divison showcase in Southern CT posting an impressive 4-1 record.
The schedule pitted the Rebels against the very best teams in the East and Atlantic districts including last years national champions Delaware Ducks. The weekend ended with a tough loss to the Holydell Huricanes but saw the squad out scoring all teams by an impressive 38 - 10 differential.
The Rebels opened the weekend with a 10-0 score against the southern CT stars forcing a running clock for the entire second half, They went on to put the national champs Delaware Ducks to bed in a 7-3 domination and buried the NJ bandits 5-1
Wirh three wins under their belt in the first two days Sunday's aciton started off with a 12-1 win over the Quakers.
Game 5 put the team against the undefeated Hollydell Huricanes who were playing only the third game of the showcase. Fresh legs out lasted the Rebels who put on a valiant come from behind effort but wound up on the short side of a 5-4 loss.
The team put on an amazing show of puck movement the entire weekend and are now sitting on top of the ejepl standings.
Additional photos on Rebels Midget 18 Team Page