Champion Hockey Team

Fulton Bantam hockey team captures league title

League champions – The Fulton Bantam hockey team were named Snowbelt League champions, winning its division in the JAM tournament. Pictured are members of the team.

The Fulton Bantam hockey team was named Snowbelt League champions after it won its division in the JAM tournament.

Anton Porcari, Caleb Zehr, Evan Beckwith and Cameron Clarke achieved playmakers during the tournament while Austin Beckwith scored a hat trick.

Fulton 8, Salmon River 0: Raider Austin Beckwith opened scoring early in the first period, accepting a pass in front of the net from Evan Beckwith.

Fulton’s Ben Nelson netted one, William Fruce assisting, before Clarke scored on a slap shot, thanks to a passing play between Evan Beckwith and Porcari.

In period two, Porcari sent a cross-ice pass to Carr who skated it in to score. Austin Beckwith flipped the puck in over the goalie’s shoulder, Clarke and Evan Beckwith assisting, to close the period. Clarke opened the third period accepting a pass from Michael Welch and netting a slap shot.

Nelson assisted the final two Fulton goals, first with Carr sinking a loose puck and next with a Fruce landing a one-time shot.  Raider goalie Evan Burdick turned aside six shots and earned his third shut out of the season.

Fulton 10, Onondaga 2: Raider Austin Beckwith scored twice in the first period, earning two assists for Clarke and one apiece for Welch and Zehr.

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