Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Getson Earns Rookie Honors; Named To Team Nova Scotia

A Bridgewater hockey player is being awarded for his season on the ice. Keith Getson was named to the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League's Rookie All-Star Team. The 16-year-old scored 18 goals in 29 games during the regular season, finishing third among rookies. Getson will also represent Nova Scotia later this spring at the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League Excellence Challenge. It features the best midget-aged players from New Brunswick, Newfoundland, PEI and Quebec. Getson, along with Christopher Goreham of Clark's Harbour and Yarmouth's Hunter Hurlburt were among 20 players named to team Nova Scotia. The tournament will be held at the beginning of May in Blainville-Boisbriand.