On Sunday, February 23, the Somerville Youth Hockey Middle School Team won the Valley League Middle School Championship.
Entering the playoffs as the #3 seed, Somerville would begin their road to the championship with a tough 3-0 win over Groton, next came a 6-1 win over Amesbury, before finishing with a decisive 8-1 win over Lexington in the championship game.
Somerville would prove to be peaking at just the right time, winning their 3 playoff games by a combined score of 17-2.
As the Middle School players, parents, coaches and siblings celebrated on the ice after the game, the team received their new Middle School Championship trophy, along with their individual Championship hats.
The elated 2014 Somerville Middle School Championship Team was made up of 7th and 8th grade students, Anthony Parziale, Sean Sullivan, C.J. Resmini, Derek Doane, Chris Desousa, Nathan Herra-Valente, Jake Gunther, Brandon Lafee, Dylan Zraket, Ryan Vogel, Bobby Lavey, Gus Hawkins, Shayne Murphy, Nolan Roche and Jason Cassidy.