MAWHA's U16AA Little Flyers Play for National Championship!
After falling to the Idaho Lady Vipers in game one by a score of 3-1, the Philadelphia Little Flyers U16AA went on a winning streak to secure their spot in the National Championship!
In game 2 the Little Flyers found themselves down 1-0 early, but went on to score 4 straight unanswered goals to defeat the Anchorage North Stars 4-1. The Philadelphia team continued their shutdown defense and offensive production posting two back to back shutouts with a decisive 4-0 win against Tri-City Eagles and a hard fought 2-0 quarterfinal win against the Anaheim Lady Ducks. The win against the Ducks secured a spot to play for a medal against Team South Dakota. The semifinal game against South Dakota was a battle on both sides that took the teams into overtime. With six minutes left, the Little Flyers scored the game winner to secure their spot playing for the National Championship!
The MAWHA representative Little Flyers will take on the hometown team, the RM Lady Roughriders out of Colorado, Monday May 3rd at 12:15PM EST for the National Title!
MAWHA player members who are graduating seniors may apply for the Paul Puchalik Book Grant. If awarded a grant, a MAWHA graduating senior will receive a single amount of $500 that would be used toward the purchase of books as they enter their freshmen year of college.
Applications should be submitted by June 1, 2021.