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Go through the Trial...

by Staff Writer / Philadelphia Flyers


At the end of a long day on the beach and water, a winner of the Volleyball tournament has been crowned.

Prospects Taylor Leier, Anthony Stolarz and Reece Willcox took home the round-robin formatted tournament.

Check out a few more pics from the volleyball tournament...



With half of the day's events concluded here's a look at some of the action...

Jim McCrossin talks to the prospects about the events on the beach

Flyers prospects going through training exercises on the beach... (Anthony Stolarz, right)

A blindfolded Sam Morin relies on his teammates for the beach exercise...

Prospects second challenge of the day at the Stone Harbor Yacht Club...

Scott Laughton on the kayak...

Tyrell Goulbourne pushed in the water by his teammates...

Some of the prospects enjoying the competition from the docks...

Sam Morin teaches young Flyers fans the key to his big slapshot in 'Hooked on Hockey'

The Teams Are...

Marc-Andre Bourdon
Petr Straka
Merrick Madsen
Kyle Flanagan
Scott Laughton
Cal Heeter
Nick Cousins
David Drake
Marcel Noebels
Eamonn McDermott
Matt Skoff
Stephen Harper
Reece Willcox
Fredric Larsson
Anthony Stolarz
Taylor Leier
Carsen Chubak
Robert Hagg
Andrew Ryan
Matt Konan
Tyrell Goulbourne
Samuel Morin
Derek Mathers
Ryan McKay
Mark Alt
Shayne Gostisbehere
Maxim Lamarche
Andrew Johnston
Brandon Alderson
Terrance Amorosa
Tyler Brown
Nick Luukko

Schedule of Events:
9:00 a.m - The day begins at the 96th Street Beach with a run south toward the point and returning where it began. The run back will include physical challenges and team building activities. Fans are invited to watch and cheer the boys on.

10:15 a.m - The action continues at the Stone Harbor Yacht Club on 83rd and Sunset for water challenges and more team building.

NOON - Young Flyers Fans are invited to the Stone Harbor Elementary School playground at for a Hooked On Hockey clinic with Scott Laughton, Samuel Morin and Jim McCrossin.

1:15 - 2:30 p.m. - Prospects will be at the Stone Harbor Elementary School for a meet and greet autograph session. There is a nominal fee for this fund raising event which includes a team picture of the prospects for autographs.

3:00 p.m. - This year, there is a new twist on a way in which Flyers Fans can get in on the fun and the fund-raising. In place of the traditional charity softball game, the Flyers Prospects will be challenging fans to 4 on 4 beach volleyball. The minimum bid to play is $500. Proceeds from this event always stay local.

Participating teams will:
1. play in a Semi-Round Robin Tournament against Flyers prospects
2. receive a Trial On The Isle team signed volleyball
3. receive 4 tickets for the Post-Trial On The Isle Prospects dinner at the Yacht Club
4 receive 4 tickets to a Flyers Pre-Season game.
5. receive media coverage

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