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Utica Jr Comets Bantam AA Team wins Bobby Page Tournament

Photo credit: Ang Pettinelli

By: Matt Roach

The Utica Jr Comets Bantam AA Team won the Bobby Page Tournament this past weekend in Rome, NY. It was played on February 24 and 25 at Kennedy Arena.

Photo credit: Matt Roach.

The tournament is held in memory of Bobby Page who was taken at the young age of 25 after a tough battle with cancer.  Bobby loved the game and played it fast, hard, and physically. When he was no longer playing, he began teaching younger children.  He taught younger players how to be team players and how to be part of the team both on and off the ice. 

Money raised from the tournament will be donated to the Bobby Page Memorial Foundation.

Rome Grizzlies Youth Hockey

For more information about the Bobby Page Memorial Award, visit https://romehockey.org.

Bobby Page. Photo courtesy of romehockey.org
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