Williston vs. Deerfield Mini-Preview

by Team Reporter-Nate Gordon ’16

On Friday, February 14th, Williston Boys Hockey (10-9-2) will travel to Deerfield Academy (8-8-3) to take on the Big Green. This is the Wildcats’ annual rival game against Deerfield. For the game, Williston will be sending a student fan-bus to support the team.

Williston is looking to win its first road game since January 10th-a 5-1 win over Winchendon. The Wildcats are currently on a two-game losing streak and their last win was against Westminster on January 27th.

Deerfield is coming off a 3-2 loss to Taft on February 12th. Senior forward and team captain Sam Lafferty is the team’s leader in assists  (24) and points (40). Lafferty has committed to Brown University for college hockey. Another team captain, Trevor Yates, who leads the team in goals (17) committed to Cornell University.

Game updates will be available through the team’s Twitter account (@WillistonHockey).

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