By Stephen Nixon of The Brock Press
Last week, a new approach to intramurals was implemented as the Niagara Ball Hockey Club hosted Brock University’s intramural ball hockey league finals.
Located at 16 Melbourne Avenue, in St. Catharines, for the first time ever, the Niagara Ball Hockey Club decided to partner with Brock University intramurals to showcase Brock’s best at ball hockey.
Brock’s gym is far from being a regulation ball hockey facility so this was a great opportunity for players to have the chance to actually play on a real ball hockey pad. Normally players are required to wear a sock on the end of their stick so they don’t damage the floor and there are no real nets and boards in the Brock gym, so players never had the true opportunity to play a legitimate game…