The Manatee County Hockey Club rolled to a 12-0 victory over Jesuit this past Friday night in Oldsmar.
The Golden Manatees scored four times in each of the three periods to route Jesuit.
Paul Lochner led the scoring barrage with four goals, reached a hat trick before the second period was finished.
He also added an assist.
Joining Lochner with a hat trick was Jay O’Brien, who slotted a goal in each period.
Jake Owens pitched the shut out.
The club is now 2-1-0 and trail Central Division leading Newsome Blue by two points.
The Golden Manatees stay on the road this Friday as they travel to Brandon to take on winless Newsome White (0-3-0), which has yet to score this season while allowing 25 goals against.
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A new inline speed skating team, Team Fast, has formed in Bradenton.
The program operates out of Astro Skate Center located at 3611 3rd Street West.
The team is still looking for members and holds weekly practices three times a week.
“Whether you are new to inline skating, an outdoor recreational skater, a hockey skater looking to get stronger, just looking for something to keep you in shape or a die-hard world-class speed skater, our program is designed to benefit all skill levels and ages,” said head coach George Dabbiero in a news release.
Jason Dill, sports reporter, can be reached at 745-7017.