Place Played: Morristown, NJ
Date of Game: 3/21/10
Type of Game: Tournament
Game Notes: Vanore Helps QCats Go To USA Hockey Nationals Morristown, N.J. – March 21, 2010 – Along with the NJ Quarry Cats, Alessandra Vanore of Hoboken is going to USA Hockey's National Championships. the Quarry Cats won all three of their games in the Atlantic District Tier II 16 and Under Tournament to qualify for Nationals. On Friday March 19, the QCats defeated the Hatfield Rangers, 2-0. On Saturday March 20, the QCats squeezed by the Pennsylvania Quakers, 1-0. On Sunday, the QCats coasted to victory 5-0 over the New Jersey Colonials. Alessandra scored a goal on Sunday against the Colonials. Alessandra is a 9th grader at High Tech High School in North Bergen. National Tier II Championships will be held from April 7 to April 11 in East Lansing, Michigan and the QCats will compete against 11 other teams from around the country. As soon as they return, they will jump into try-outs for next year's QCat teams which will be held APril 13, 14 and 15 at Floyd Hall Arena on the campus of Montclair State University, and more information is available by calling the rink at 973-746-7744. Photo Captions The 2009-2010 New Jersey Quarry Cat 16 & Under Atlantic District Tier II Champs: Alessandra Vanore of Hoboken is kneeling at the right in the front row. Photo courtesy of Les Elfenbein. The 2009-2010 New Jersey Quarry Cat 16 & Under MAWHA Tier II League Champs: Front row: (kneeling from left) Kayla Meneghin, Zoe Elfenbein, Katie Aviles, Amelia Dunnell, Marissa Chakmakian, Alessandra Vanore. Back Row (standing, from left): Assistant Coach Ted Curtin, Assistant Coach Matt Popan. Nicolette Soden, Zoe Zisis, Kathleen Marinzulich, Megan Chakmakian, Erin Sullivan, Jessie Kent-Cutillo, Alexa Aramburu, Rachel Colvin, Brittany Meneghin, Kelly Curtin, Emily Chakmakian, Head Coach Taylor Berkowitz, and Assistant Coach Joe Katz. Not pictured: Hannah Synnott, and Megan Donnelly. Photo courtesy of Les Elfenbein. The 2009-2010 New Jersey Quarry Cat 16 & Under Atlantic District Tier II Champs: Front row: (kneeling from left) Kayla Meneghin of Clifton, Zoe Elfenbein of North Caldwell, Katie Aviles of Nutley, Amelia Dunnell of Montclair, Marissa Chakmakian of Closter, Alessandra Vanore of Hoboken. Back Row (standing, from left): Assistant Coach Ted Curtin, Assistant Coach Matt Popan. Nicolette Soden of Pequannock, Zoe Zisis of Roseland, Kathleen Marinzulich of Nutley, Megan Chakmakian of Closter, Erin Sullivan of Verona, Jessie Kent-Cutillo of Montclair, Alexa Aramburu of Glen Rock, Rachel Colvin of Vernon, Brittany Meneghin of Clifton, Kelly Curtin of Wayne, Emily Chakmakian of Closter, Head Coach Taylor Berkowitz, and Assistant Coach Joe Katz. Not pictured: Hannah Synnott of Montclair, and Megan Donnelly of Ridgewood. Photo courtesy of Les Elfenbein.
Who, when and where each team plays next: USA HOCKEY NATIONAL TIER II TOURNAMENT