Brett Bell scored the teams first goal in its history and added a beauty late in the final frame to give the Blackbirds a hard fought victory over Motor City Friday night in Troy Michigan.
The Blackbirds worked hard and it was truly a team effort added assistant coach Matt Duval.
We have work to do but winning the first game is always fun and rewarding.Blake Nerney also added a goal and an assist and a tally from Jack Mueller rounded out the Birds scoring.
The Birds added more depth up front by signing Anders Florek.Florek is here to develop and has a bright future said Coach Brian Bell.He is committed to doing what it takes to work on his skating and we hope to have him in our program for years to come.
Terrell Hood a great skating defenseman from Aurora,Colorado has joined the Blackbirds.Hood is a two way defenseman who can block shots and will give us more depth on the point.
He is a hard worker who is excited to join our program noted Head Coach Brian Bell.We are putting the final touches on our lineup and are excited for Sept.2nd when all players report.