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OBSERVER Photos by Ron Szot
Three Northern Chautauqua County Youth Hockey Association teams were involved in championship games at the 33rd annual invitational tournament at Steele Hall on Sunday. The squirt team, led by goalie Willie Szydlo (above right), defeated the Rochester Jr. Americans, 2-0. Brayden Bugaj and David Girdlestone had the goals in the victory. In the first girls’ championship, the home Steelers fell to the Erie Lions, 2-0. Pictured at above left is the girls team with their second-place medals. In the Bantam division, the Steelers fell to Aurora Ice, 6-2. Pictured at left is Kameron Mages (40) who celebrates his goal that cut the Aurora Ice lead to 2-1 in the second period.