Local hockey players, the Maine Mariners recently took part in the Oyster Cup hockey tournament in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada, playing some of the best young players from the Eastern Maritime provinces. The Mariners consisted of 13 boys selected from both Casco Bay Hockey Association and the Portland Junior Pirates. They competed in the birth year 2002 bracket and participated in four games, finishing 2-1-1.
Front row: Alex Ramsay (Freeport).
First row (left to right): Brady Desjardins (Westbrook), Al Whyte (Cumberland), EZ Cormier (South Portland), Jack Williams (Biddeford), Will Winter (Freeport), Carson James (Falmouth), George Norris (Falmouth).
Back row: Owen O’Connell (North Yarmouth), Matt Kramlich (North Yarmouth), Andy Moore (Cumberland), Zander Lizotte (Scarborough), Willets Meyer (Freeport).
Last row (coaches): Brad James, Mark McFarlane, Jeff Moore.