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Hearst claims NOHA novice gold

The Hearst HLK novice rep squad celebrates their gold medal NOHA Novice “A” victory along with their fans (in the background). The HLK victory capped off a great weekend of hockey at the Kap RCC.

The Hearst HLK novice rep squad celebrates their gold medal NOHA Novice “A” victory along with their fans (in the background). The HLK victory capped off a great weekend of hockey at the Kap RCC.

 KAPUSKASING - This past weekend, the Kapuskasing RCC played host to the Novice “A” Northern Ontario Hockey Association (NOHA) Championship Tournament.

 

After a series of thrilling round-robin and semi-final games, the battle for gold would come down to the Porcupine Jr. Gold Kings and the Hearst HLK squad.

 

After a tight first period, the HLK contingent would begin to put some distance between themselves and the Kings on the scoreboard.

 

In the end, when the final buzzer sounded, it was Hearst that would celebrate sweet victory, with a 5-2 win to claim the gold.