The Langley atom Eagles capped off a fantastic season winning the playoff banner. The team also won three tournaments during the season.

The Langley atom Eagles capped off a fantastic season winning the playoff banner. The team also won three tournaments during the season.

Atom Eagles win again

Great season for atom hockey club wraps up with banner

A stellar season was capped with a championship banner.

The Langley atom A1 Eagles — who won all three tournaments they entered this hockey season — needed a tiebreaker game, but came through when it counted, defeating Semiahmoo by  a 3-1 score.

The game was played on March 3.

The two teams were competing in the Pacific Coast Amateur Hockey Association atom A flight 1 playoffs.

The final four tournament was hosted by the Cloverdale Minor Hockey Association and the Eagles were the lowest-ranked of the four teams after a 13-5-0 regular season.

But Langley would go 2-0-1 in round robin, beating Abbotsford (12-3-3) 6-1 and Cloverdale (12-4-2) 4-2 and tying Semiahmoo (15-2-1) 5-5.

And since Semiahmoo also had a 2-0-1 record, the two teams hit the ice for a winner-take all showdown, with the Eagles soaring to a 3-1 victory.

The team is made up of:

Pictured in photo (left to right)

Coaches: Shawn McBride, Josh Peters, Dave Wood

Back row: Parker Gehring, Luca Oliviero, Brendan Ruskowski, Grayden Siepmann, Matteo Speranza, Cole Gillam, Gavin Giesbrecht, Nicholas Goyer, Kaden Hammell, Jaxon Wood

Middle row: Isaiah Peters, Carter MacAdams, Wes Carter, Erik Sollied, Brandon Whynott

Front row: Trevor Agnew, Taje Gill