The U12 Sunderland Stingerz capped off an unbelievable season with a gold medal in the regional tournament.
Sunderland opened the tournament with a pair of wins over Barrie teams – 9-2 and 13-8, respectively – before losing a hard-fought game to Mississauga by a 5-4 score.
The Stingerz avenged that loss in the finals, capturing the gold medal with a 8-6 win.
Members of the U12 team include Robin Biasi, Mya Stewart, Ava Fralick, Ellie Davidson, Sophie Gratrix, Kirsten Haanapen, May Norton, Dylann Rowse, Avery Cassin, Rogue Sobkowickz, Katelyn Fasolino, Shea Blair and Kennedy Barkey. The coaching staff is comprised of Becky Gratrix, Scott Blair, Tammy Norton and Shawna Davidson.