The Andover Townsman
---- — The Andover Bantam 2 team captured the Valley Hockey League Bantam East National AA Division Championship earlier this month with a convincing 5-1 victory over archrival N.H. Avalanche.
The next day, the Bantam 2 team went on to claim the overall Bantam East AA League trophy by beating the Wilmington AAA team, 3-2.
The championship weekend and victories April 5 and 6 capped off a successful regular season that saw the Bantam 2 team finish with a league-best record of 24-8-5.
The team, led by head coach Bill Hamilton and coaches Chris Huntress, Dana Willis and Steve Moreland, includes Aram Smith, Tommy Giacchetto, Michael Rosen, Nick Christopher, John Gemmell, Sam Huntress, Konstantinos Kantas, Matt Garesche, Will Hamilton, John Wacome, Jeff Zaeder, Will O’Neil, Grant Willis, A.J. Clark Tommy Duncan and John Moreland.