Tonawanda News

March 12, 2014

Tonawanda News Player of the Year: Girls Hockey

Lauren Pray

The Tonawanda News

Tonawanda News — School: Kenmore West

Grade: Junior

Position: Goaltender

The Scoop: Recorded a 1.49 goals-against-average during the regular season and a 1.15 goals-against average during the playoffs. ... Led Kenmore to third straight Section VI championship and to Federation championship, becoming the only goaltender ever to win both titles in the same season. ... Was named All-Western New York for the third consecutive year.

“Lauren was a huge part of our run this year. She’s got great lateral movement, and she allows us to take chances offensively because she can bail us out if we make mistakes. Lauren’s a great kid too, and a quiet leader for our hockey team.” — Kenmore coach Jeff Orlowski