In the final game of the Squamish Remembrance Day Atom A Tournament, the Alberni team took the win. After holding a tie with Surrey most of the game, the Alberni team made the tie-breaking score to win gold— with only 16 seconds left on the clock, organizer Lisa Turpin told The Chief.
The tournament, held Nov. 7 to Nov. 11, brought 245 players together to face off on the ice at the Brennan Park Recreation Centre in Squamish.
Port Moody A2 took home the Team Spirit award.
The Top 5 teams during the tournament are as follows:
*Alberni Valley MHA Atom Bulldogs: 13 points (5 wins, 0 losses, 3 sportsmanship points)
*North Vancouver MHA Atom A1: 12 points (4 wins, 1 loss, 4 sportsmanship points)
*Mission MHA Atom A1: 11 points (4 wins, 1 loss, 3 sportsmanship points)
*Arbutus Club Atom A1: 11 points (3 wins, 2 losses, 5 sportsmanship points)
*Port Moody AHA Atom A2: 10 points (3 wins, 2 losses, 4 sportsmanship points)