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The Belle Tire 2003 Squirt A team finished the spring season strong, winning the Marty Sawyer Invitational and the Belle Tire End of School Classic tournaments on consecutive weekends. In nine games played the team lost only once. The first weekend had two competitive games against district rival Trenton. The first saw Belle Tire rally from a two-goal deficit to earn a 3-3 tie. In the semifinal, Trenton was held to only one goal for a 2-1 win. The final was a rematch against Blue Water, who had beaten Belle Tire earlier in the tournament. Smart play, a strong work ethic and solid team defense led to a 2-1 Belle Tire win and the title.
Belle Tire went unbeaten through four games in the second tournament, beating Novi, Plymouth and Redford. Excellent goaltending, forwards playing hard at both ends of the ice and a defense that yielded few quality scoring chances all combined to earn the championship.
The 2003 Belle Tire spring team roster: Dominic Brennan, Aaron Brow, Ben Carter, Trent Cobb, Aidan Haws, Keegan Harrington, Trayce Johnson, Ian Kielb, Justin Mexico, Thomas Newell, Braden Pattenaude, Andrew Stacey, Aidan, Brendan & Devin Stephens and Nina Winborn.