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Hollydell Hurricanes Bantan A Winding Down Successful Season

Sunday, February 18, 2001

By Brad Park
SJSports Staff Writer

The Hollydell Hurricanes Banatm A team is completing it's first season as a member of the New Jersey Youth Hockey League.  In it's first seaon, the Hurricanes compiled at 10-9-5 record for 25 points. The highlights of the season were a  2-1 win over the American Eagle (15-7-0),  5-4 victory over the JR. Phantom ( 18-5-0) and a recent win over the Legion "AA" Bantam Minor hockey team 4-3. 

This past weekend they beat the Chester County Upland School 12-1. This can a week after the teams played to a hard fought 5-5 tie.  On Sunday, the Hurricanes defeated the Legion "AA" Bantam Minor hockey team 4-3. The Hurricanes scored the winning goal with only 3:13 remaining in the third period.

As the month of March approaches, the Hurricanes are preparing for their final tournament at Lake Placid on 3/30 thru 4/2.  With the team playing solid Offense, Defense and Goaltending, coach Del Rossi is expecting a strong showing at the tournament

The Hollydell Hurricane team is lead by coach Dan Del Rossi. Del Rossi has been involved with hockey for 25 years, as both a player and a coach.  He has coach for 5 years at Hollydell, leading both in-house and select teams at the Squirt, PeeWee, and Bantam levels.  He has also assisted in various Learn-to-Skate, Learn-to-Play, and Power Skating programs at Hollydell Ice Area. 

The Hollydell Hurricanes play out of Hollydell Ice Arena located in Washington Township, New Jersey. 

Hollydell Hurricanes Bantam A 2000-2001 Roster

Head Coach - Dan DelRossi
Assistant - Bill Dunbar
Manager - Cindy Williams

No  Name  Position
17 Dan Blomquist Denfense
69 Mark Capone Forward
88 Pat Capone Forward
20 Matt Carpenter Denfense
37 Jim Christison Forward
11 Joseph DelRossi Forward
33 Nick Dipaolo Goalie
97 Billy Dunbar Forward
96 Chris Keyser Denfense
7 Carl Orth Denfense
9 Aaron Silverstein Forward
44 Matthew Smith Denfense
26 Sean Sullivan Forward
91 Nick Vacarino Denfense
31 Bryan Williams Goalie 

Photos by Boog Williams

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