Entries by John Gilmartin

Girls 2020 Championships!

U10 – E9 Championships Haverhill Valley Forum was the host site for the Elite 9 Girls Hockey League Final Four. The #2 seeded Boston Advantage Fighting Crabs jumped out to an early 1-0 as Maddie Manucci tallied up her first goal of the playoffs at the 9:25 mark of the first period.  The Golden Seals […]

Rifles announce Director of Girls Hockey Operations: UMass Women’s Coach Bill Wright

The Springfield Rifles are excited to announce that Bill Wright, the head coach of the UMass-Amherst Women’s Hockey team, has been named the Director of Girls Hockey Operations for the Rifles. *Register for 2020 tryouts here* Wright was born and raised in North Bay Ontario,  Canada, where he played AAA youth hockey. Wright then played […]

U12 Americans Advance to Finals in Waterville

The U12 Boston Americans traveled to Waterville, NH for the Deep Freeze hockey tournament over the weekend of 1/31 – 2/2. The Americans started the tournament by playing Winchester. BA were firing on all cylinders and took a commanding 6-0 lead after the first period. The second and third periods were tighter, but the Americans […]

U12 Fighting Crabs win NGHL Title

The Boston Advantage U12 Fighting Crabs won the inaugural NGHL MLK Showcase held at Pilgrim Arena. The Fighting Crabs began the showcase against a strong Boston Advantage Golden Seals team. It was a back and forth one goal contest through most of the first 2 periods, with the Fighting Crabs pulling away in the 3rd […]