Pee Wee A played their last home game of the season on Sunday against the Mitchell Marlins. The Capitals took the early lead when Jarron Beck found the back of the net unassisted. One minute later Carter Sanderson got a short handed goal with the assist coming from Keller Herman. The last goal of the period came from Herman on a power play. Going into the second period the Cap’s were up 3-0 and one minute in Dylan Dodson and Sanderson found Beck who fired the puck in the net. The remaining minutes in the second period were pretty slow for the Capitals with three goals coming from the Marlins. The Capitals stepped it up in the third period with even strength goals coming from Sanderson, Herman and Beck who recorded a hat trick. The Capitals found themselves serving 14 penalty minutes to Mitchell’s four and the Cap’s fired off 32 shots while Goalie Barret Schweitzer recorded 21 saves.
The Capitals end their League play with a record of 9-7 and are seeded fifth in the state tournament and will take on the SF Flyers II at 1 PM on Friday.
The Squirt C1 team traveled to Aberdeen for three day games against Huron, Aberdeen, and Brookings. Some great hockey was played and memories formed.
Pictured left to right: Back row – Carson Malsam, Lexington Herman, Gavin Wedin, Sophia Bales, Kallee Behm
Middle row: Katie Reiss, Jack Konenkamp, Brylon Beck, James Stolley
Front row: Goalie Ian Schweitzer