Four Desert Vista sophomores came home with weary legs and silver medals.

They were part of the Arizona Hockey Union’s 16AA Midget team that competed in the 2014 USA Hockey National 2A Division tournament in Virginia Beach, Va, the first weekend of April

Griffin Ames, Michael Boyle, Jack Harris and Wyatt Langs helped the squad to a 5-1 record that included a 4-3 overtime win over in the semifinals.

They fell short of the gold when the team lost 3-2 in overtime to the East Coast Eagles.

Langs had 21 goals and 16 assists in 48 games, Ames had eight goals and 17 assists in 47 games, Boyle had 19 goals and 22 assists in 48 games and Harris had two goals and eight assists in 48 games.

The team finished the season with a 27-18-3 record.

Contact writer: (480) 898-7915 or JSkoda@ahwatukee.com. Follow him on Twitter @JSkodaAFN.

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