Jon Clifford | Unique to the Salt River Tribune
Corner Canyon’s Lindros Facial hair is stopped from scoring through Skyline’s goalkeeper, but the Chargers had little trouble inside a 6-0 triumph against the Eagles the other day.
Preparation ice handbags » Almost all of unbeaten team played for Fuerte last time of year.
In a given time which will be full of inaugural times for Corner Canyon High School, the particular Chargers™ hockey team nearly has run out of printer ink filling a brief history book.
1st sporting occasion? Check out. First triumph? Check out.
Firstly the particular firsts
» Corner Canyon High, which opens in Aug, includes a hockey team that entered the particular week unbeaten in its first six games.
» The actual Chargers™ 14-player record label consists of 10 future Corner Canyon pupils, three Fuerte players and a goalie upon loan from Murray High.
» Corner Canyon principal Margaret Bailey serves as the team advisor and also was instrumental to get the pub team up and also running for the summertime.
1st championship? Which will be determined in the arriving weeks, but the Chargers are making their situation as the pub sport favorite.
Corner Canyon was unbeaten in its initial six games entering the 7 days, capped by a prominent 6-0 victory against Skyline at Salt River City™s Steiner Ice Arena the other day.
“It™s incredible, a genuine good sensation, ” jr Jonathan Suggs, that scored a cap trick against Skyline, said regarding the team™s earlier success. “We™re setting the bar higher for all some other Corner Canyon groups. And if we’re able to win [a championship], that will set the bar even greater for the winter season. inches
The actual novelty of symbolizing a school that is two months from formally opening its doors isn™t lost at the players or even coach Fødder Wilner.
“It is a little strange, however it™s type of cool simultaneously, inches Wilner stated. “We™re the very first team at the school, we got the very first win [3-2 against Park City] which falls at school background. That™s type of enjoyable. inches
The actual Chargers, that play with a patchwork roster associated with players who will compete following winter for Corner Canyon and Fuerte, have surprised even themselves along with how quickly they have jelled.
Beginning goaltender Tegan Stevens is actually on loan from Murray High. Corner Canyon was allowed to add talented forwards Lindros Facial hair and also Derek Sederman simply because Alta did not field a summer team.
Virtually every among the 11 players who will attend Corner Canyon when it opens in August played for Alta last time of year.
tale continues under
“We™re doing a lot better than I thought we might, inches said Chandler Miller, the particular team™s lone senior.
Corner Canyon principal Margaret Bailey could be the club™s consultant and was a key component in putting the team at the ice this summer. The team signed the overall game puck from your Skyline triumph and presented it to Bailey recently as thanks for her support.
“She™s gone out of your ex way to be the adviser and make certain we didn™t lose any momentum to begin the growing season earlier, ” stated Bob Lilley, trustee for the Corner Canyon club and also newly elected leader of the Utah High School Hockey Association. “If all of us didn™t have a summer team at Corner Canyon, all of us wouldn™t have had a team in any way in Draper and Exotic. inches
The actual club cleared the particular logistical hurdles that come with attempting to field a team with a school that doesn™t yet can be found, and now ice time the players notice, enough time they invest working together, will help immensely when the puck falls in the regular season later this year.
“We possess a great combination of kids in any way different levels, inches Wilner stated. “Some of the less experienced kids reach play with the greater experienced kids. To allow them to almost all come together and also win games, that™s large. Sometimes it doesn™t exercise, but it has for us. inches
Copyright laws 2013 The Salt River Tribune. All rights appropriated. This fabric might not be published, transmit, rewritten or even redistributed.