After a successful 2015-2016 Lightning High School Hockey League Awards Banquet, it was discovered that a few unintentional errors were made throughout the evening. These unfortunate mistakes left deserving individuals out of the spotlight. Below, plese find a list of corrections as they relate to the various LHSHL awards.
2016 GRADUATING SENIORS
Zach Rehm - Mitchell Mustangs
2015-2016 SCHOLAR ATHLETE
Patrick Kenefick - Manatee Admirals
The LHSHL regrets these errors and omissions, and apologizes to both student athletes, as well as their coaches, families, teammates, friends and fans.
The Lighting High School Hockey League announced the official 2015-2016 LHSHL playoff dates today. Culminating with the Lightning Cup Final on Hockey Day in Tampa on February 13th, qualifying teams will compete in a bracket style, single elimination tournament beginning on February 8th.
The top 3 teams in each of the 4 divisions will earn a spot in the LHSHL playoffs, with the #1 team in each division earning a -BYE- through to the second round. Qualifying teams will battle through their respective divisions and conference on their way to the Lightning Cup Final, which will be televised live on Bright House Sports Network on February 13th.
The 2015-2016 LHSHL playoff dates are as follows:
LHSHL ANNOUNCES DECEMBER HONDA PLAYER OF THE MONTH, MOE’S SOUTHWEST GRILL GOALIE OF THE MONTH
TAMPA BAY – The Lightning High School Hockey League (LHSHL) today named East Lake Eagles forward Nickolas Belanger the league’s Honda Player of the Month for December and Plant Panthers goalie Joseph Lowry the league’s Moe’s Southwest Grill Goalie of the Month.
Belanger is currently East Lake’s leading scorer with 16 goals and 36 points in 17 games played. He helped the Eagles to a 4-1 record for the month, scoring two goals and recording four assists. Out of the five games played he posted three two-point nights all while managing a perfect 4.0 GPA.
Lowry is receiving the honor after winning both his starts in December and leads Plant in wins with an overall record of 7-2-1. His two victories this past month were against Sarasota and East Lake both by a score of 4-1. On top of helping his team reach a 2-1 record in December, he earned a 3.16 GPA.
Both players will receive a personal replica trophy to recognize their accomplishments, along with their names engraved on the permanent awards to be displayed throughout the season at Amalie Arena.
~BE THE THUNDER~