|(above) The Colorado State champs are off to San Jose to play in Nationals|
Fresh off their successful trip to Quebec, the Denver Jr. Pioneers PWAA team has won the Colorado state title (12 & under), the first in the team's history at Magness and is off to the USA Hockey National Championships in San Jose (Mar 30-Apr 3rd).
Defenseman Tyler Poon scored the game winner in Overtime last night at Magness Arena against the Arapahoe Warriors. Forwards Brian Hawkinson and Ryan Korinek led all scorers in the state playoffs with 11 points in the teams 5 playoff games.
The team will face the Central Connecticut Capitals, the Chicago Blues and the Hershey Bears in first rounds of round robin play in San Jose.