By Darryl G. Smart
The Dorchester Minor Hockey Association Dragons defeated the Simcoe & District Minor Hockey Association Warriors 6-4, while the Aylmer Flames beat the Tillsonburg Tornadoes 3-2 in the atom and novice finals respectively during this weekend’s 35th Annual Delhi Rockets Hockey Moms Tournament.
The tourney, that began Friday, featured 13 novice and atom local league teams from nine different centres.
In the atom division, there was a chance for it to be an all-Delhi final. Unfortunately the Rockets #1 lost 5-4 to the Dragons in one semifinal, while the Rocket #2 lost 4-3 to the Warriors.
The Rockets #1 team opened up strong, with a 6-1 win over the Ingersoll Express Friday, and 5-3 victory over the Burford Coyotes Saturday.
Sunday morning they lost 3-2 to the Warriors before losing in the semi.
The Rockets #2 team lost 5-1 to the Dragons, 6-5 to the Warriors, before tying the Express 3-3 to get to the semifinal.
In novice action, the Rockets started off hot with a 3-2 win over the Schomberg Red Wings, before losing 6-4 to the New Hamburg Huskies and 4-1 to the Tornadoes.
For all of the scores, click here https://delhirockets.com/Tournaments/1458/Schedule/