Lynbrook had just won the Nassau County Championship and was primed to take the State title, but Manhasset caught some momentum and became the “team of destiny” in a drama filled weekend that climaxed with the big win. Several milestones were reached for the program that competed in the Open division of the New York State Club hockey league.
Manhasset qualified for States for the first time in the history of the team and gained their first win on Friday, Feb. 28 with 5-2 victory over City Honors High School from outside Buffalo. Manhasset’s goalie, Lance Tennenbaum, made several sensational saves that prevented City Honors from scoring. Michael Brzozowski and Matt Cecchini led the scoring attack and solid defense by Nolan Behringer kept the City Honors at bay as they tried to mount a comeback. [Read more...]