Pickering Panthers defeat Cambridge Hawks to win Ajax Tourney

Updated: September 9, 2018

The Peewee AA Pickering Panthers team were victorious battling the Cambridge Hawks in action this weekend during the Ajax Break the Ice hockey tournament. The Panthers began their weekend with a 7-1 win vs the West Hill Golden Hawks (GTHL) Thursday evening and finished with a 2-1 record in round robin play. A big win vs the hometown Ajax Knights (OMHA) earlier in the day led the Panthers to the finals vs the Cambridge Hawks  (Alliance Hockey) who posted a 3-0 record in the first round.

Late in the first period, Tyler Lasitz notched in the tying goal making it a 1-1 game. A late goal scored by Ayden Despres, and a key breakaway save late in the 3rd period by Declan Swatton sealed the deal for the Panthers in the championship game held at the Ajax Community Centre Sunday September 9.

For full results from the Peewee AA division, check out the Ajax tournament website.


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