Lowell Skates to Win in Vermont Tourney
The Lowell High boys hockey team defeated host Missisquoi Valley Union (Vermont), 6-2, in the 1st round of the Missisquoi Valley Union Holiday Tournament.
Seniors Thomas Hassett and Ben Asselin (2-2-4) each had two goals and juniors Brendan DeMarco (1-2-3) and Owen Goulette had one goal apiece for the Red Raiders.
Sophomore Shawn Spring chipped in 2 assists, and brothers Ben and Andrew Kotsifas each had one. Seniors Patrick Cote (13 saves) and Andrew Carrabis (4 saves) combined for the win in net.
Lowell is now scheduled to play Northeastern Clinton Central School (N.Y) in the second round of the tournament on Saturday (1 p.m.).