Thornton Relishing Odyssey College Tournament
Steve Thornton, Stena Line Belfast Giants Head of Hockey Operations, is looking forward to November’s four-team tournament at the Odyssey Arena, which will see American universities compete for the Belpot Trophy.
UMass Lowell, Northeastern University, Brown University and Colgate University will take part in the first competitive games outside the US held by the National Collegiate Athletic Association.
Odyssey Trust chief executive Robert Fitzpatrick hopes the tournament can lead to college players moving to the Giants.
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