Bantam A beat Lacombe in season closer

Stettler’s Bantam A minor hockey team finished its regular season with back-to-back wins at home against Red Deer and Lacombe last week.

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Stettler’s Bantam A minor hockey team finished its regular season with back-to-back wins at home against Red Deer and Lacombe last week.

The As hosted the Red Deer Frontier team on Feb. 10. Despite ending the first period with a 4-1 deficit, they recovered with a string of goals in the second and third periods to win 6-4.

James Switenky scored twice for Stettler, while Brayden Smith, Brenden Tucker, Alex DeYoung and Kameron Bainbridge each contributed one point.

On Feb. 15, the As hosted the Lacombe Bantam A Rockets, winning 8-3. James Switenky and Erik Rost both scored three goals, while Kameron Bainbridge and Alex DeYoung also scored.

In other Bantam action, the Stettler B team defeated the Eckville Bantam Eagles 9-3 on Feb. 14. Isaac Lee and Jackson Squires scored three goals each, Riley Cornelssen scored twice, and Beau Cooper scored one goal.

The next day, the Bs hosted the Thunderstars Bantam team, winning 8-4. Isaac Lee scored three goals, Beau Cooper scored twice and Ivan Lomeland, Kolby Ringdahl and Riley Cornelssen each scored once.

Atom hockey

The Atom A team lost 12-6 to Red Deer KFC/Taco Bell on Feb. 14. Quinton Hansel completed a hat trick for Stettler while Carter Zuk, Riley Turre and Skylar Hamers scored the remaining goals.

The Bs hosted the Big Valley Atom Swordsmen on Feb. 15, losing 7-6 in a close match. Yannick Zondag scored four goals for Stettler, with Yuvraj Uppal and Kaden Muhlbach each scoring once.

Chase Walker scored three goals for Big Valley, Coy Skocdopole scored twice, and Eric Elines and Tanner Tazier scored a goal apiece.

The Atom C team visited Ponoka Calnash Trucking on Feb. 14, losing 11-5. Reid Shirley scored twice, while Brennan Konschuh, Denver Schultz and Colby Niehaus each scored once.

The next day they faced the Stettler Atom Female team, losing 2-1. Brennan Konschuh scored for the Cs.

Peewee hockey

The Peewee As hosted the Edson Peewee A Leafs on Feb. 14, winning 5-4.

Marcus Laisnez scored twice, while Clay Kneeland, Ryan Shirley and Jacob Cottam scored one point each.

On Feb. 15 the team hosted the Innisfail Legion Flyers, winning 8-3. Clay Kneeland, TJ Howarth and Marcus Laisnez scored two goals each, while Andrew Chapman and Reece Kranzler each scored once.

The Peewee Bs hosted the Lacombe Peewee B1 Rockets on Feb. 13, winning 4-1. Zac Bryson, Brier Devnich, Ty Dowling and Billy Praski scored.

The Big Valley Peewee Thunder visited the Alix Peewee Avalanche on Feb. 14, winning 3-2. Rhett Walker scored twice and Kasey Hiemstra scored once.

The next day they visited the Thunderstars Peewee Thunder in Daysland, resulting in a 4-4 tie. Tynan Whiteside, Kasey Hiemstra, Chase Walker and Robin Schipper each scored once.

Midget hockey

The Stettler Legion Midget team hosted Viking Dee Jay Plumbing on Feb. 14, winning 9-0. Matt Sylvester, Kieran Rost and Ethan Rost each scored twice, while Tanner Steinwand, Mark Bengert and Brendan Bardwell scored one goal apiece.

The team then visited the Rocky ATB Royals on Feb. 15, winning 3-1 to wrap up their regular season. Stefan Du Toit, Brett Rider and Mark Bengert scored.

The Midget Bs hosted the Maskwacis Midget A Hawks on Feb. 14, losing 6-5. Jackson Zimmerman and Chase McGonigal both scored twice with the remaining goal by Brendan Pederson.

The Bs also hosted the Thunderstars Midget team on Feb. 15; details were not available at press time.

Stettler’s Midget Cs visited the 3 Cs Midget B team in Castor on Feb. 13, winning 3-2. Tanner Buelow, Bradley Dods and Steven McCrea scored.

Female hockey

The Stettler Atom girls faced the Lacombe Atom C Rockets on Feb. 14, winning 5-1. Ashley Lang scored twice while Emma Nixon, Chloe Shingoose and Charlee Resch contributed the remaining goals.

The Atom girls also took on the Stettler Atom C team on Feb. 15, winning 2-1. Gabby Heck and Tess Thurston scored for the girls.

Stettler’s Bantam girls visited Wainwright on Feb. 13, winning 6-1. Chelsey DeVloo scored three goals, Krysta Froese scored twice and Taygan MacGillivray scored once.

The next day they visited Rimbey and won 7-1. DeVloo scored four goals, while Froese, Kacee Ward and Rachel Morbeck scored one goal each.

The Stettler OK Tire Midget Storm hosted Lacoka on Feb. 13, winning 7-1. Morgan Van Dusen completed a hat trick, while Jesse Squires and Kierra Scollo scored twice.

On Feb. 15 they hosted Leduc Reliance Midget, winning 8-3. Morgan Van Dusen again scored three times, with the remaining goals by Courtlyn Bardwell, Halley Adams, Ashley Scarpe, Kierra Scollo and Grace Chapman.

The Endmoor Vipers visited Lacoka on Feb. 14, losing 3-2. Jesse Jack scored both goals for the local team.

The next day they visited Maskwacis, winning 10-1. Ashley Keith scored four times, Jesse Jack scored three times, and Harlee Avramenko, Ally Smyth and Mareena Hein contributed one goal each.

Stettler’s Peewee girls had no scheduled regular season games this week.