November 11, 2014 marks a day that Framingham Youth Hockey Program has lost an icon. John Hart, the longest serving member of the FYHP Board of Directors has passed away. Most will remember John working with the beginner program, teaching skating skills to young children and mentoring the up and coming coaches for 40 plus years.
The Framingham Midget A team beat Waltham, 3-0, on Sunday, November 16 in Waltham to capture the 2014 Mass Hockey Midget A State Championship. Led by Coaches Brian Flaherty and Kerry Kimball, the Framingham Midget A team went 5-0 during the State Tournament, scoring 19 goals and surrendering only 3. Congratulations to the State Champion Framingham Midget A Team: Brendan Cytulik, Alex Piselli, Ryder Lessing, Sean Flaherty, Tyler Anes, John Barnett, Matthew Ryan, Stephen Kimball, Christian Seariac, Joseph Gilbert, Robert Ryan, Kevin McCarthy, Eric McLellan, Nick Piselli, Lucas Bautz, Patrick Lavin, Jamie Brigham and Lucas Bastarache.
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Earlier on November 16, the Framingham Midget B team played Waltham in the 2014 Mass Hockey Midget B State Championship in Bourne, MA. Unfortunately, after going 4-0 in the tournament, the Framingham Midget B's lost to Waltham, 2-1, in the championship game. Congratulations to the Framingham Midget B team -- led by Coaches Bill McManus, Joe MacInnis and Charlie Stefanini -- on a great season capped by their runner-up finish in the state tournament.