2019 Senior All-Star Doubleheader Results
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This Legends event was sponsored by New Hampshire Distributors (NHD) of Concord. NHD also provided post-game product samples for each player from Bang (potent brain and body fuel) and Sparkling Ice. Click to open Division III program and Division I/
Participating seniors were selected by the New Hampshire High School Hockey Coaches Association. At the conclusion of each game, a reception hosted by the Legends took place in the lobby of the Rinks of Exeter for players and their families. All senior players were announced individually by teams and received a certificate for their selection to the Senior All-Star Classic from John Normand President of the Legends.
In addition, Normand announced the All-State selections as the players came forward. For the ninth straight year, the Legends provided certificates for each member of the various All-State teams. In addition, for each division, the Legends awarded certificates to the Player-of-the-Year and Coach-of-the-Year. Those individuals were selected by the NH High School Hockey Coaches Association and those All-State certificates were mailed out Monday afternoon to the Athletic Directors.
To view the complete list of this year’s All-State recipients Click Here.
In the Division III game, an open net goal with 4 seconds to go sealed the win for the players dressed in their team’s white jerseys 5-3 over Team Dark. Goals against were tracked but not saves in this game. For the winner,
Many thanks to the following DI and DII coaches for their time and effort. Jim Tufts – Exeter, Dan Belliveau – Merrimack, Peter Bedford – Londonderry, Sam Littlefield – Pinkerton, Peter Harwood – Oyster River, Mike Young – Dover, Bill Widi – Portsmouth-Newmarket, Mark McGinn – Salem, Marty Myers – Bedford, Tom Ferguson – Portsmouth-Newmarket, Jon Ellis – Spaulding
In addition, our thanks go out to the DIII coaches for their time and effort to help make this event a successful one: Denis Kolehmainen of John Stark-Hopkinton and Mike Poulin of Berlin as well as Kevin Merrick of Sanborn and Marc Bourque of John Stark-Hopkinton. We do apologize if any of the coaches were not recognized.
After the 12:15 game, Coaches convened to select players to represent New Hampshire in the Annual Make a Wish game against Vermont this summer. The boy’s and girl’s game will be held at the Gutterson Field House on Saturday June 29th against the Vermont team. Players will once again be adorned in the New Hampshire Legends of Hockey uniforms. The girl’s will play at 4:00 pm and the boy’s game is scheduled to start at 6:30 pm. The Coaches for the Vermont game should be contacting the players over the next week or so.
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