Mt. Juliet/Wilson Central captain Eddie Hunsberger, above, accepts the Hine Cup from Henry Hine after the Golden Bears/Wildcats defeat Franklin Road Academy 2-1 last Saturday at Bridgestone Arena.
Cade Crosslin, right scores the tying goal in the third period off assists from Sam Penland and Kieran Ogle. Dillon Massia later gets the go-ahead score off a Vince Haller assist.
The divisional title is Mt. Juliet’s first since 2007 when the Bears won the GNASH Cup. They also won the State Predators Cup in 2003, making the school the only one to win all three.
MJ/WC advanced by beating Station Camp 5-1 last Friday as Massia, Ogle, Haller, Crosslin and Chase Perkins off assists from Massia, Perkins, Ogle, Penland and Tyler Decker.
The Bears/Wildcats outscored the Tennessee Outlaws 7-5 last Wednesday as Ogle, Penland and Jack Tirey each scored twice and Massia once as Ogle had three assists and Walsh, Penland, Decker and Austin Work one apiece.