Podium fin­ishes for Atom Rap­tors teams at home tourney

The Drumheller Mail - - Mail Works - Pa­trick Ko­lafa

The two Drumheller Mi­nor Hockey Atom Rap­tor teams hosted the an­nual Cha­mont Memo­rial Tour­na­ment and both had podium fin­ishes.

The three-day tour­na­ment started on Fri­day, Novem­ber 15 at Drumheller Memo­rial Arena and they in­vited teams from La­combe, Red Deer, Strath­more, Medicine Hat, and Taber.

The Drumheller Canalta Atom Rap­tors made its way to the B Fi­nal on Sun­day against Taber and won their gold with a score of 3-0.

The Yavis Atom Rap­tors also made it to the A Fi­nal, this time to face La­combe. The Rap­tors found them­selves trail­ing, but were able to rally in the third pe­riod, and with just over two min­utes left, pulled the score to 6-5. It was as close as they could get and the Rap­tors earned the sil­ver medal.

mailphoto by Pa­trick Ko­lafa

The Canalta Atom Rap­tors won gold in the B Fi­nal at the Char­mont Memo­rial Tour­na­ment over the week­end. The Yavis Rap­tors also per­formed well and won the sil­ver in the A Fi­nal.

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