TC West Doubles Up Rockford in Regional Final

BIG RAPIDS – Behind a pair of goals from Mark Alekseykov, the Traverse City West hockey program captured a Division 1 regional championship with a 6-3 win over Rockford on Saturday.

Alekseykov tallied two goals and an assist, while Joel Cerny, Brady Douglass, Graham Shuff and Zach VanAntwerp all scored for West.

The two sides were tied at 2-2 after the opening period, with the Titans (16-9-3) taking a 3-2 lead to the final period.

West will now face Holland West Ottawa in a quarterfinal at Ferris State’s Ewigleben Ice Arena at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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