Game 1 – South Coast Hockey League Playoffs – SRI Rams vs. Warwick Waves

After giving up the first goal of the game to the Waves, the Rams came back firing. Taking a 3-1 lead most of the way through the first period. With a 4-3 lead into the third period and the Waves putting on the pressure. However, the Rams were able to keep the puck away fromContinue reading “Game 1 – South Coast Hockey League Playoffs – SRI Rams vs. Warwick Waves”

Southern Rhode Island Hockey – 10/17/20 – Smithfield

A quality game by the SRI Rams and their first win of the season! Position play and offside line on offense was much improved. They controlled the first half of the game and maintained the lead through the end. Enjoy the pictures!

Deep Freeze Mite Tournament at Waterville Valley

A 4-day hockey tournament (3-day for those of us that didn’t make the finals or semis) nestled in the heart of Waterville Valley. Held at a rink that was colder than the 6°F that was whipping around outside, 6-9 year olds battled on full ice to prove their skills against other teams in New England.Continue reading “Deep Freeze Mite Tournament at Waterville Valley”

Live Audio at Learn to Skate

Had a bit of fun this weekend at Learn 2 Skate. My youngest didn’t want to wear anything as we think he knew the implications, but a friend and I thought it would be interesting to mic up their 4-year old…and it didn’t disappoint! While long, this video shows some of the mental and emotionalContinue reading “Live Audio at Learn to Skate”

Hockey – Day 10,385 – The Halfway Point…SRI Mite Wales White & Blue

Hockey is a long season. So, so long. Starts in September and ends somewhere in March. The holidays do not give much reprieve from the grind and the season really picks up in January. We’re almost in the major sprint of the season. While the days are short in light, we parents are banished intoContinue reading “Hockey – Day 10,385 – The Halfway Point…SRI Mite Wales White & Blue”

2019 – SRI Rams – Mites (White) @Warwick’s Thanksgiving Day Tournament

A bunch of 7 & 8-year-olds playing hockey.  Sure, there’s football.  There’s playoffs for all sorts of sports.  But there’s hockey.  Little kids in over-sized gear pushing a rubber disk about the ice in hopes of Blades of Glory. This group went 2 and 2 for the weekend. Did you know skates needed to beContinue reading “2019 – SRI Rams – Mites (White) @Warwick’s Thanksgiving Day Tournament”

Alastor’s 1st Day of Learn to Skate

Alastor has been keeping away from hockey but always spoke of trying it someday.  Today was that day.  His “brudder” has had the spotlight long enough. He fell no less than 70 times during the hour-long session.  I would be hospitalized after 2 falls at most…but he held it together and did it mostly withContinue reading “Alastor’s 1st Day of Learn to Skate”