Owen Shoots for A Cure

            On Saturday August 25th the Sacks family hosted the 1st Annual Owen Shoots For A Cure T1D Charity Hockey Tournament. It was a fun fast paced 3 vs 3 afternoon of hockey at the Meachem Ice Rink in Syracuse NY. The tournament consisted of 12 teams, 4 mite age…

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A Quick 10 with Brendan Eskridge

Welcome to another “Quick 10”. This feature will be a quick 10 question interview with a T1D hockey player. If you are interested in being featured in a Quick 10 blog please email us at contactus@hockeyfightst1d.org or send us a message on Facebook! Name: Brendan Eskridge Age: 9, almost 10 Location:  St. Louis Team: Kirkwood Stars…

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A Quick 10 with Nathan Compton

Name: Nathan Compton Age: 13 years old Location: Lakewood, CA Team: California Wave Number: #42 Position: Center Right or Left Handed: Right Handed    1.     Favorite Hockey Team: Ducks 2.     Favorite Hockey Player: Rocco Grimaldi  3.     Favorite thing about playing hockey: Working hard with my coach to get better.  4.     How long have you had Diabetes: I was diagnosed before I turned 2. 5.     Worst thing about having Diabetes: When I am…

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A Quick 10 with Dominic Massaro

Name: Dominic Massaro Age: 13 Location: Massachusetts  Team:  ’02 Crimson  Number: 39 Position: Goalie  Right or Left Handed: Right 1.     Favorite Hockey Team: Washington Capitals 2.     Favorite Hockey Player: Dominik Hasek / Max Domi 3.     Favorite thing about playing hockey: Having fun  and its challenging 4.     How long have you had Diabetes: 2 yrs 5.    …

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A Quick 10 with Anita Schmidt

Name: Anita Schmidt Age: 22 Location: Newport Beach, CA Team: Lady Ducks Number: 16 or 94 Position: Goalie Right or left handed: Right   1.     Favorite Hockey Team: Anaheim Ducks 2.     Favorite Hockey Player: Freddie Andersen, Ryan Kesler, and Max Domi. 3.     Favorite thing about playing hockey: Blocking as many pucks as possible & knowing you are playing a sport that’s all about…

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A Quick 10 with Patrick McCarthy

Name: Patrick McCarthy Age: 21 (1995) Location: Waterbury, CT. Born: Ware, MA Team: Post University, NCAA D2 Jersey Number: 9 Position: Center Shot: Left 1. Favorite Team: Boston Bruins 2. Favorite Player: Nick Boynton  3. Favorite thing about playing hockey: My teammates 4. How long have you had Diabetes: I was diagnosed when I was 6,…

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A Quick 10 with Josh Halkyard

Name: Josh Halkyard Age: 11 Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom Team: Sheffield Shurikans Number: 16 Position: Defence  Right or Left Handed: Left 1.     Favorite Hockey Team: Pittsburgh Penguins   2.     Favorite Hockey Player: Max Domi 3.     Favorite thing about playing hockey: Helping my team  4.     How long have you had Diabetes: 9 years 5.     Worst thing about having Diabetes: Cannula changes…

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A Quick 10 with Lauren Santora

Name: Lauren Santora Age:10 Location: Norwalk, CT Team: CT Barons Number: 8 Position: Defense Right or Left Handed: Right Favorite Hockey Team: Washington Capital Favorite Hockey Player: Alex Ovechkin Favorite thing about playing hockey: My favorite thing about playing hockey is being with my friends. How long have you had Diabetes: 5 years Worst thing…

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A Quick 10 with Logan Roach

Welcome to a new blog called “A Quick 10”. This feature will be a quick 10 question interview with a T1D hockey player. Our first player profile is of our co-founder Logan Roach. If you are interested in being featured in a Quick 10 blog please email us at contactus@hockeyfightst1d.org or send us a message on…

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