Clinton Bantam Team Beats Elmira

Clinton Bantams handed first place Elmira their first loss 4-3 in a Snowbelt League game at the Clinton Arena on Saturday 1-11-03. Mark Hanna had a hat trick to lead our local team to its 11th Snowbelt win and into first place in the Bantam division. The Clinton Bantam House record is now at 20-2-2 overall. Also scoring was Ashley Grabeldinger with a goal and two assists. T.J. Sherman, Justin Hardish and Stephen Obernesser tallied single assists. Matt Faffley had eight saves through two periods, giving up three goals and Ryan Bassett had nine saves in the third period, letting in just one. In the last 7 games, Clinton Bantams have gone 5-1-1. The scoring summary is Justin Hardish 8g-6a, Francesco Faccioli 4g-3a, Eric Ferreiro 5g-1a, Mark Hanna 4g-1a, Ashley Grabeldinger 1g-4a, Patrick Cosgrove 2g-2a, T.J. Sherman 1g-2a, Stephen Obernesser 3a, John D'Aprix 1g-1a, Alexis Grabeldinger 2a, Nick Johns 2a, Zach Wright 1g, Anthony Biscardi 1a. Goalie Matt Faffley has been the starter, stopping 55 shots while only letting in 8. Ryan Bassett has performed well also, stopping 27 and only letting in 6.

Coach Ken