Ref Cam – Western New York Club Hockey

It’s always cool to see a ref’s-eye-view of a hockey game, no matter what level. Referee Alex Valvo (@alex_valvo), going into his ninth year in stripes, strapped a GoPro to his helmet and took us inside a high school modified game. The Western New York High School Club Hockey match, featuring seventh and eighth graders, saw Sweet Home Middle School defeat St. Joe’s 1-0. Some game highlights: 5:40 – Watch #18 in blue take a turn as goaltender, clearing the crease then making a few saves. 6:25 – Player: “Hey, I’m getting him out.”  Ref: “Getting him out? He was all the way...

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