Lightning To Honor Oldsmar-Based National Championship 16 And Under Hockey Team
The Tampa Bay Lightning will honor the Under-16 National Champion Oldsmar Scorpions on Tuesday, April 9th during the first intermission of their game versus the Ottawa Senators.
The Scorpions defeated the Jr. Panthers, 3-2, in a shootout to win the Florida State Tournament and advance to the National Tournament in Troy, Michigan. With a record of 2-1-0 during pool play, the Scorpions advanced to the National Semifinals where they defeated the No. 1 ranked Delaware Ducks, 4-3. The Scorpions defeated Affton, the team they lost to in pool play, 2-1, on a late third period goal scored by Wes Schweiger.