The Niagara County Coyotes Bantam Major AA team won the Bantam Major Division in the Niagara Falls Columbus Day Tournament Monday, Oct. 13. The Coyotes won the championship defeating the Southpointe Rink Rats from Pennsylvania by a score of 4-2.
The Coyotes had an exciting semifinal game Sunday night, winning in overtime with less than 20 seconds remaining to earn a spot in the championship game.
Pictured is the Niagara County Coyotes Bantam AA team. First row: Paul Carwile and Dominick Tagliarino. Second row: Michael King, Ryan Sharer, Ryan Russell, Alec Evert, Matthew Giordano and Bryce Scheeler. Third row: Coach Anthony Leone, player Anthony Leone, Daniel Dy, Ryan Frazier, Mathew Clarkson, Jacob Sillett, Shane Scheeler, Michael Ranieri, Mathew Carden and Head Coach Tom Giordano. Fourth row: coaches Michael Scheeler, Kerry Clarkson and Jay Tagliarino.