A photo gallery from the pressbox – After the Bears eliminated the Lehigh Valley Phantoms Sunday night, the team mobbed Pheonix Copley before skating out for the traditional post-series handshakes.
After surviving the extra attacker, Hershey’s skaters mob Copley as the final buzzer sounds.
With energy to jump around a bit
The defense from the bench joins in
Vanecek gets there pretty quickly too
Vanecek tries to make his way to Copley
Always classy – Tom Gilbert gets to center ice first
Followed closely by Zach Sill
Captain meets Captain
Bowey, minus the face shield, joins the line
Walker and Galiev follow Labrie and Bowey through the line
Boyd, Vanecek, Williams, and Barber head through the line
Followed by Thomas, O’Brien, and Chris Bourque
Stephenson and Copley bring up the rear
As the coaching staff starts through
Former teammates in South Carolina – Vanecek and Dekanich
Vanecek and Dekanich
Copley and Dekanich (backup tonight for LV)
Dekanich was a member of the Bears and Stingrays last season.
By Julie Beidler