What's it like to be a state champion?
It's a question longtime Sweet Home boys hockey coach Dave Gerspach never had a chance to answer until March 11, the day of the biggest victory in program history.
The question was recently posed to Gerspach again, and it's a safe bet he'll never get tired of answering it.
"It's been pretty fantastic," Gerspach said, the stat…
For the past two years, Hockey Heaven has been the place where the New York State Public High Schools Athletic Association has crowned its season-ending boys hockey champions.
That recent trend has a chance at becoming a tradition.
The NYSPHSAA announced Friday that HarborCenter will remain the host site for the Division I and II final four through 2021.
When Anthony Day moved back to Western New York last spring and was named boys hockey coach at St. Francis, his alma mater, he really had no idea what to expect.
The one thing he knew that he wanted to do though was to restore the luster of the Red Raiders' Prep Team – a program that has produced National Hockey League players as well as Division I players like himself …