Aspray Glasgow West sponsored Glasgow clan defender Liam Stenton led the UK U20 team to a bronze medal at the World Championships.
The 20-year-old, who has a two-way deal with Solway Sharks, scored two points during the week as GB finished the group in third place.
But after a brilliant start to the week with wins over Spain and Lithuania, it ended in disappointment as they lost to Korea, then faced Romania before the season ended in a 3-2 loss to Italy, which eventually became Division II Group A won.
in the ice hockey match between Great Britain U20 and Lithuania U20, as part of the U20 World Youth Championship, Division II, Serie A, which will be played on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at the Olympic ice rink in Brasov. © PHOTO: Razvan Pasarica / SPORT PICTURES
Coach Martin Grubb, who also coaches Solway, preferred to review the positive of the week.
“We only had two guys on our team who had won a medal and four who had previously played in a World Cup,” he told Ice Hockey UK.
“In addition to the pandemic and even the uncertainty of going to Romania, we were able to win a medal.
“Although we are disappointed with the color, the players will learn and grow from the experience.”
Photos by Razvan Pasarica