The Squirt C team played in the Fire and Ice Tournament in Westfield and won their division. They went 4-1 and beat the Jr. Crusaders in the championship game after having lost to them the day before 5-3. Great job everyone!!
Comets B1 Champions of the Annual Hoffman Pee Wee Tournament
Pee Wee B1 Team Photo
Natick Comets Pee Wee B1 captured the Top Honors at the 28th Annual David W. Hoffman Tournament Hosted at Natick's Chase Arena December 7-9th! The Pee Wee's Coached by Head Coach John Hourihan, Matthew Chase, Mike Flynn and Kevin Bracken had an undefeated record for the weekend with 3 wins and one tie.
Members of the team starting with the front row left to right are Head Coach John Hourihan, Braeden Homer, Jonathan Chase(MVP) , Brody Whalen, Grady Flynn, and Luke Meszaros.
Second Row, Assistant Coach Matthew Chase, Robert Midura, Mikey Rutledge, Miles Beattie, Henry Zeman, Sage Kleiman, Jason Cohen, Ryan Lucenta, Hunter Hourihan, Assistant Coach Mike Flynn, Peter Bracken and Assistant Coach Kevin Bracken.
Congratulation Pee Wee's Great Job!
The Pee wee A Team finished second in the A Team Bracket and had a great tournament posting a 3-1-0 record. The Providence Bears won the A division with a 3-0 win.
Natick Comets coach Jeff Schneller was among the 400 participants in the eighth annual Bruins Academy Coaching Symposium held on October 13th at the Warrior Arena. The clinic provided participating coaches the opportunity to earn their Level 2 or Level 3 coaching certificate from USA Hockey while listening to presentations by guest speakers including Bruins General Managaer Don Sweeney and Roger Grillo, USA Hockey ADM Regional Manager.
Jeff was interviewed about his thoughts on the information presented (at 2:34 into the video) and will bring back what he learned to the Squirt B2 team.
All participants in the Natick Youth Hockey program are invited, at no charge, to all Babson Men’s Varsity home Hockey Games. They are encouraged to wear their team jackets, hats, sweatshirts etc. The only exception to the free admission will be the UMASS Boston game on Friday, February 8th, and all playoff games. Just have their Adult guardian(s) go to the WILL CALL table in the main lobby and let them know you are with Natick Youth Hockey.
Congratulations to Mikey Zahornacky and Judah Meltzner for an awesome shorthanded goal with a minute to play to tie up their game last weekend against Charlestown!! It was selected as the VHL Play of the Week-- great job!
The Natick Comets Squirt AAA team won the District 8 Squirt Large, Championship on Monday January 15th. The Team shut out Framingham with a final score of 8-0, and will continue on to the State Tournament in March. Congratulations to Ben Vose, Brody Whalen, Dan Kaploun, Grady Flynn, Henry Zeman, Hunter Hourihan, Jason Cohen, Jason Danahy, Jeffrey Howard, Joe MacDonnell, Jonathan Chase, Luke Meszaros, Luke Nemitz, Peter Bracken, Sam Hubbard and Will Fair. The boys are lead by Head Coach, Chris Hubbard and Assistant Coaches, John Hourihan, Mike Flynn and Tom Vose.
Mite A Team Wins Kevin P. Williamson Memorial Tournament
The Comets Mite A team won the Kevin P. Williamson Memorial Tournament in Falmouth, Mass on Sunday, February 21. The team defeated Lexington-Bedford, Warwick RI, King Phillip Walpole and in a rematch with Lexington-Bedford for the championship game.
Mite A Team - Kevin P. Williamson Memorial Tournament Champions
The Natick Comets organization was able to present the Natick Service Council with $5,480 in cash donations and 13 bags of food from the 4th annual food drive (held in January, 2016) in memory of Justin Bailey. The impact of this food drive effort is that the funds raised will feed 500 families in need for two months.
Comets Pee Wee C1 Team Wins Cape Cod Classic Tournament
The Comets Pee Wee C1 team took first place the weekend of March 6 in the Cape Cod Classic Tournament in Orleans, Mass. The teamwork displayed during all four games was tremendous. Not one goal was scored against the Comets team during the tournament. Congratulations on the championship win.
Comets Pee Wee C1 - Cape Cod Classic Tournament Champions
On Tuesday, February 17 the Comets sponsored and hosted the Girls Try Hockey event. As you can see from these smiling faces, it was a great time for all and we look forward to seeing many of these new players at our upcoming tryouts. Thanks to Coach Knapp, Coach Baughman, and the Comets players who assisted with the event.
The Comets Squirt A team won the District 8 Championship on Monday, January 19 at the New England Sports Center in Marlborough. Squirt A defeated Framingham 4-3 in overtime. The team heads to the Mass. State Tournament March 6 through 8 in Chelmsford.