On November 16th Jayden Gargana and Liam Bischoping, of the Squirt Major team, represented Monroe County Youth Hockey in the first Sabres Mini 1on1 competition at Key Bank Center. Monroe County Youth Hockey was one of 14 organizations from Western New York to compete in the shootout format competition made up of one shooter and one goalie from each organization. Earning points for each save made and goal scored, Liam and Jayden scored a 17 out of a possible 26 total points to earn one of four semi-final spots. They will now move on to compete during intermission at the Sabres game on either November 22nd or 28th with the winners of the semi-finals moving on to the finals at the Sabres game on January 9th and the winner moving on to represent the Sabres at the NHL Allstar game in Tampa Bay to compete against the winners from the other NHL franchises.
The Sport International Hockey Academy will be returning to The Lakeshore Hockey Arena, December 26 - 27/2017 for an exciting Winter Clinic (ages 6 – 14 yrs. (all players grouped by age and ability)). SIHA is currently in their 28th year of hockey instruction, conducting summer camps in 30 locations and 9 winter clinic cities.
“Our two–day SIHA clinics (1.5 hours per day) are specifically designed to provide each student an opportunity to fine-tune their skills during the middle part of their season. We find that this is the perfect time to help eliminate bad habits, revitalize existing skills and energize all players for the last half of their season. Please click on the following link to view our Rochester Winter Clinic Press Release; http://siha.com/Clinic PR Rochester.html We’ll see you in December!”
Please also visit the SIHA website at http://siha.comto see more details regarding the Rochester summer camp (August 13 - 17/2018).