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Icemen take 3rd in Thanksgiving Tournament
December 3, 2013By Adam Becker of Boylan Catholic Broadcasting
This weekend the Rockford Icemen midget major NIHL played in Crystal Lakes thanksgiving tournament. In the first round, the Icemen beat the Lake Forest Falcons, 4-2 with JJ Hobson recording the win on 16 saves. The second round game the Icemen lost, to the tournament winners the Fox Valley Cyclones 3-4 when the Cyclones put one past goaltender Adam Becker with a minute left in the game, while on a 5 on 3 power play. Becker recorded 37 saves in the loss. The first round in the consolation bracket the Icemen pounded the Yellowjackets 11-0, with Hobson only recording 3 saves the entire game. In the 3rd place game, the Icemen beat the Chicago Wolf Pack 3-1, with Becker recording 17 saves in the win.