The Franklin Road Academy HS (Franklin, Tenn.) ice hockey team is coming off an historic 2011 season, in which they won the Greater Nashville Area Scholastic Hockey League Blue Division regular season championship. Going into the 2012 campaign, the Panthers are looking to senior captain and goalie Jon
Rydberg, who allowed a league-low two goals per game last year; junior defensive stalwart Alex Melin; and 8th-grader Logan Orem, a goal-scoring threat.
What Franklin Road lacks in experience (they graduated most of their 2011 championship team) they make up for in energy and determination.
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