Defensemen spark Tri County icers to win

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 23 October 2016 at 7:55 pm

Defensemen scored 3 of the 5 goals sparking the Tri County Golden Eagles Bantam Travel team to a 5-2 victory over the host Hamburg Hawks today in a Western New York Amateur Hockey League game.

Defensemen Max Hapeman, Luke Leach and Trevor Wiesner each scored a goal.

The Golden Eagles also got goals from Hunter Maley and Jeremiah Rausch while Patrick Ricker added 3 assists. Tucker Johnson also had a strong game in goal.

Improving to 3-0-1 in the league and 4-3-1 overall, Tri County next hosts Jamestown at SUNY Brockport on Saturday and then visits the Batavia Ramparts on Sunday.

Batavia Ramparts

The Batavia Ramparts, whose lineup includes two local players – Corey Saj of Medina and Dominic Peracciny of Roy-Hart – is off to a 3-0 start in the WNY League having outscored their opponents 33 goals to 21.