At the beginning of March, the Seine River Snipers Bantam AA team won the Gold Medal at the Rural Bantam AA Provincials in Portage.
During the tournament which took place March 2-4, the team won their two games in the pool play, finishing 1st overall. The Snipers then defeated league rivals Northern Knights in the semi-finals 6-2 and overpowered the Southwest Jets 9-3 to capture Gold.
The Snipers were led offensively by forwards Riley Beauchamin, Javon Chomini and Jonah Cook who all had multi-point games in the playoff round. In net, goaltender Kaynen Vaeth shut down the high powered offences of the Knights and Jets in the semis and finals, while going undefeated for the tournament.
The Seine River Snipers Bantom AA team includes Jeremy Allan, Riley Beauchemin, Javon Chomini, Jonah Cook, Zachary Cumming, Justin Engel, Bradly Goethals, Alex Joyal, Matthew LeBlanc, Kai Meilleur, Alex Naske, Tyler Payjack, Mario Petit, Colin Simard, Kaynen Vaeth, Boedey Vaeth, Cole Watts with head Coach Chris Mackinnon and Assistant Coaches Colin Popham, and Allie LeBlanc.