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After a close 2-1 defeat to the Newmarket (Ontario) Redmen in the preliminary round, the ’03 Fire won their other two games and earned a rematch in the final. In the rematch the ’03 Fire played hard, controlled the game and defeated the Redmen 4-2 to win the Motown Cup at historic Joe Louis Arena on Nov. 11, 2012.
Front Row (left to right): Goalies Matthew Walla, Trevor Roy.
Second Row (kneeling, left to right): Ben Godlewski, CJ Fisher, Abby Allen, Andrew Brining, Nicholas Chartrand, Brendan Farhat.
Third Row (standing, left to right): Joe Janda, Zac Holstad, Jacob Bjertness, Griffin Layne, Max Rallis, Jacob Nelson, Zack Domanke.
Fourth Row (left to right): Assistant Coach Randy Walla, Assistant Coach Tim Roy, Head Coach Dave Farhat, Assistant Coach Jim Allen, Assistant Coach Denny Behen.