Friday, June 30, 2017

By Lee Samuels

There is massive breaking news today in the Printzen hockey family here in Las Vegas.

— Ashley Printzen of Las Vegas will skate this fall for AAA Belle Tire girls 16u, a premier team based in Detroit. Ashley is 16 years old. The AAA Belle Tire 16u girls team won the U.S. Tier 1 National Championship last season. In the gold medal game AAA Belle Tire beat the AAA Pittsburgh Pens 2-0.

— Cody Printzen, 17, will skate for the Team USA roller team at the 2017 AAU International Championships at The Rinks-Corona, California. The AAUs get underway for Cody on July 10-13, then Cody will skate for Team USA in China on July 15-18. Cody last season played for the Micah Sanford-coached AAA Las Vegas Storm 16u ice hockey team at the Las Vegas Ice Center.