Steven Morris ‘16 & Nick Blankenburg ’16: Starting their playoff run, the varsity hockey team defeated the Davison Cardinals 8-3 to improve to 1-0 in the playoffs.
It is win or go home from here on out.
Scoring for the Bulldogs, Danny Geffert ‘17 A.K.A “GeffBomb” and Jake Petri ‘17. Stepping up for the senior, Nick Blankenburg ‘16, Logan Jenuwine ‘16, Blake Gabler ‘16, Logan Ganfield ‘16 all netted one. Luke Kaczor ‘16 also added two goals.
Nolan Kare ‘17 earned his 23rd win this season, and started his 26th game.
“At this point in the season it’s do or die,” Blankenburg said. “We are all reaching for glory in this year’s playoffs, our goal is to go 5-0 in playoffs and to win our last game of the season. After seeing what the football team went through, it motivates our team and pushes us more. It really made us realize how great of a school we have and how much support we have by our side, that pushes us every day, every practice, and every game.”
Attempting to continue their quest for a state championship, the Bulldogs play in the Regional Final at 6:45 this Saturday at Suburban Ice Macomb! One game at a time, one goal.
Photo by: David Dalton