2012 Connecticut High School Hockey Senior All-Star Game

2012 Connecticut Senior All-Star Hockey Game MVPs Rich DeCarlo and Ethan Holdaway

Gold team MVP Rich DeCarlo (left) and Blue team MVP Ethan Holdaway (right)


Rich DeCarlo (East Haven) scored four goals to lead Gold team to a 7-5 win over Blue in the 2012 Connecticut High School hockey Senior All Star Game.

After falling behind 5-1, Blue stormed back to tie it at 5-5, behind three goals from team MVP Ethan Holdaway (Glastonbury) and one from Mike Troiano (West Haven).  Lyman Hall goaltender Kenny Cairns made several outstanding saves in the second half of the game to keep the Gold team at bay.

Gold went ahead for good, however, on a third period goal from Ryan Borsari (Watertown/Pomperaug).

Colby Cretella (Notre Dame-West Haven), the Blue team MVP in the 2011 Junior Selects game, had another strong showing this year with 4 assists for Gold. 

GOLD TEAM MVP: Rich DeCarlo, East Haven
BLUE TEAM MVP: Ethan Holdaway, Glastonbury


BLUE TEAM ROSTER & SCORING

> Skaters

# Player School Goals Assists Points
2 Mike Troiano West Haven 1 1 2
3 Matt Lis Wethersfield 2 2
4 Dominic Bazzano Windsor/Avon/Farmington
5 Nick Briganti Newington/Berlin
6 Matt Tavani Rocky Hill/RHAM/Middletown 2 2
8 Mitch Brown Hand 1 1
10 Steve Segeit Brookfield/Bethel/Danbury
11 Ethan Holdaway Glastonbury 4 4
12 Tim Lee Hamden 1 1
14 Joe Bianchi Amity
15 Ryan Kertanis Suffield/Granby/Windsor Locks 2 2
16 Sam Amendola North Branford
17 Paul Kindzierski Masuk 1 1
18 Blake Biancamano St Bernard/NFA/Bacon Academy
22 Angus Deane Rockville/Manchester/Stafford

> Goalies

# Player School
19 Matt White Milford
1 Kenny Cairns Lyman Hall

> Coaches
Chris Stevenson – Rockville/Manchester/Stafford
Ralph Russo – Guilford
Sean Cole – Rocky Hill/RHAM/Middletown


GOLD TEAM ROSTER & SCORING

> Skaters

# Player School Goals Assists Points
2 Ken Broccoli North Haven
3 Colby Cretella Notre Dame-West Haven 4 4
4 Rich DeCarlo East Haven 4 4
5 Rob Celentano Branford 2 1 3
6 Sam Sloan Hall/Southington
7 Frank Bishop Bolton/Coventry/Lyman Memorial
8 Joe Bonazelli South Windsor 1 1
9 Dave Canafarotta Notre Dame-Fairfield 2 2
10 Derek Nelson Guilford
11 Matt Kobyra Wilton
12 Drew Whitlock EO Smith/Tolland/Windham 1 1
14 Ryan Borsari Watertown/Pomperaug 1 1 2
15 Brendan Lemire Fermi/Enfield
16 Michael Ahearn Trumbull 1 1
17 JT Sabin East Catholic 1 1

> Goalies

# Player School
18 Tyler Carbone Cheshire
1 Mike Allwein Newtown

> Coaches
Brett Amero – Wilton
Ralph Shaw – North Branford
Paul Dowe – Tri-Town