Hockey Happenings: 'Brothers'
A special player highlight section on brothers involved with Spooner Area Youth Hockey Association!
The Morales Family Mayhem
Jesse Morales #14
- 5th grade - Spooner Middle School
- Favorite thing - Skating fast feels like flying!
- Started at 5 yrs old
- Strength - He's super quick and a good stick handler.
- Working on - being a leader
- Fun fact - Jesse loves all competitive sports but his favorites are baseball, football and hockey!
Max Morales #13
- 3rd grade - Spooner Elementary
- Favorite thing - Messing around with his buddies.
- Started at 4 years old.
- Strength - Strong skater and good at shooting
- Working on - stick handling
- Fun Fact - Max is amazingly creative and quite the inventor!
Morgan Morales #15
- Kindergarten - Spooner Elementary
- Favorite thing - Being goalie! He loves making saves!
- Started at 4 years old.
- Strength - He's fast and not afraid to get right in there with the big kids.
- Working on hockey stops and goalie moves.
- Fun fact - Morgan is shy at first but soon becomes a goof ball!
Alex "Buster" Adler
- 5th grade at Spooner Middle School
- Alex likes being aggressive.
- Alex started playing hockey at 2 yrs old.
- His strengths are Speed/Back- Checking
- Alex is working on not icing the puck and making good break-out passes.
- Alex enjoys collecting and trading sports cards, he has a 1962 Hank Aaron
- 8th grade at Spooner Middle School
- What does the player like the most about playing hockey? - Playing with friends
- When did the player start playing hockey? 2 yrs old
- What are the player's strengths on the ice? Skating and shooting the puck
- What is the player working on on the ice? Checking and puck handling
- Other fun facts - Nicholas is 6’2” tall and hopes to pass his dad by the end of the year. Nicholas is only 13 years old!
The Fox Boys!
- Korbin is a 2nd grader at Spooner Elementary School
- He is a Mite
- Korbin loves skating fast after the puck
- He was 4 years old when he started playing hockey
- Korbin's strength is his speed on the ice
- He is working on puck handling
- Korbin can't wait to teach his younger brother Bodie the game of hockey!
Boden Fox - up and coming player to watch for!
"I wanna play hockey, mom!" Bodin was trying out skating while hanging out at the rink.
Nolan and Dom Larson (they have a younger brother McGregor that will be joining them in the future!)
Nolen Larson, age 8, grade 2, Mites (St. Francis de Sales) & Dominik Larson, age 4, Pre-K, Mites
What do you like most about hockey?
- Nolen- Running drills and stick handling practice, scoring goals, playing goalie
- Dom-He doesn't like the drills but likes shooting the puck
- Nolen's strengths- I'm a good skater, stick handler and good at lifting the puck
- Dom-skating on one leg and turning
- Nolen's working on- backwards crossovers and scoring on the squirts goalie
- Dom is working on-carrying the puck, skating backwards and will full participation for a 4 y/o
- Fun Facts
- Nolen-learned to skate on a pond at 4 years old, he is number 9 this year in honor and memory of his Papa, Brian Clifford
- Dom-played in his first mites game at 3, where he went over to the other teams bench and talked with them when he was supposed to be on a shift
Spooner Youth Hockey Association tries to keep costs low for everyone who wants to play hockey. Events like these help us provide FREE equipment - skates, helmets, pads - from Learn to Skate through Bantams! One of the ways we do this is through our monthly meat raffles.
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