COACH WALSH NAMED
EMPIRE LEAGUE COACH OF THE MONTH
Syracuse Stars Jr. B coach John “Walshy” Walsh was voted the Empire League “Coach of the Month” for January. Walsh earned the award after guiding the team to an 8-1 record for the month. This is coach Walsh’s 26th season behind the bench. He has been coaching in the Stars organization for Don Kirnan since 1985 where he was an assistant coach for the Jr. B team of the New York Penn Jr hockey league.
Stars (B) and Jr. Penguins Split and
Stars (A) Win 3 On The Road
The Stars B team scored single tallies in each period to defeat the Pittsburgh Jr. Penguins, 3-1 in Saturday’s game. Mason Richardson scored with 8:35 left in the first period to give the Stars a 1-0 lead…
STARS IN HOCKEY NEWS TOP 10
In a recent Hockey News publication, the Syracuse Junior Hockey Program was included in the article which lists and rates the “Top Ten Prepatory Hockey Programs.” Syracuse has advanced several hockey players to the next level and remains committed to the development of competitive players. “I am very proud all of these young men. I think our coaching style and the fact that we expect 100% from the players during practices and games, is the reason why we are successful in advancing many of our players to the next level.” Owner/GM/Coach, Don Kirnan