Creston bantam rep team wins two, loses two in Montana tourney

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  • Thu Nov 22nd, 2012 8:00am
  • Sports

The Creston Valley Minor Hockey Association’s bantam rep team spent Nov. 16-18 in the U14 Bantam Blastoff tournament at the Glacier Arena in Missoula, Mont.

Matthew Armitage was the starting goalie for all games, facing many shots and made many great saves.

On Friday afternoon, the boys battled Okotoks, Alta., coming up with the win 3-1. All goals scored by Jacob Kolodychuk, with assists going to Alex Blackmore and Jake Livingstone.

On Saturday morning they lost with a score of 1-0 to Idaho Falls, Idaho. That evening they faced Missoula on home ice, but despite great effort, they couldn’t find the win, losing 4-1. Creston’s single goal was scored by Livingstone.

The tournament was wrapped up Sunday morning. Creston battled hard against Jackson, Wyo., coming up with a 3-2 win. Two second-period goals were scored by Brody Ryan, the first assisted by Livingstone and Levi Palmer, and the second unassisted. The third goal was scored by Livingstone, also unassisted.