Rome Grizzlies hockey team skates to tourney crown in Rhode Island
HOCKEY CHAMPS — The Rome Grizzlies pee wee hockey team captured the championship in its division at the Ocean State Lobsterfest held June 1-3 in Rhode Island. The Rome squad placed first in the eight-team Hopkinton Division, winning three out of four games. The Grizzlies defeated a team from New Jersey, 2-0, in the championship game. Top row, from left: coaches Steve Zizzo, Rich Townsend and James DeAngelo. Middle row: Kelsey Fuller, Solana Zizzo, Leola Johnson, Carmen Orton, Nick Toth-Ratazzi, James DeAngelo, Luke Haag, Logan Waterman and Jakob Mazur. Front row: Giovanni Gualtieri, Will Gurley, Noah Narolis and Shane Townsend. Missing from the photo are player Nathan Van Wie and coach Nate Van Vie.