Michael Fortin netted a hat trick for Team Black as they beat Team White 7-4 in the Midget AAA Southwest Cougars’ intrasquad game on Sunday.
Matt Williams added a pair of goals with Keenan McLaren and Montana Masson supplying singles for Team Black. Kyle Braybrook, Cole Oliver, Nial Mills and Graeme Hore replied for Team White.
The Cougars hosted 45 players trying out for the team on the weekend. They have whittled down their roster to 31, five of which are goalies, including second-year netminder Josh Diaz.
The blue-line is anchored with four veterans in Brandon Masson, Matt Millan, Sam Houston and Oliver with five others battling for the final two spots.
Southwest has 12 rookies and five veteran forwards competing to make the team.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition September 9, 2013