Fourteen high school hockey teams will play 21 games over the course of four days at two different rinks at Codey Arena, South Mountain in West Orange when the puck drops on the 2017 Essex County Holiday Hockey Tournament right after Christmas.
Bernards/Somerville/Middlesex, Mountain Lakes/Boonton, Oratory Prep, Pascack Valley/Hills, Pequannock, Scotch Plains-Fanwood and West Orange will comprise Bracket A, while Mendham, Millburn, Northern Valley/Old Tappan/Demarest, Nutley, Parsippany/Hills, Verona-Glen Ridge and Watchung Hills will comprise Bracket B as teams from five different counties in the Garden State will be represented (Bergen, Essex, Morris, Somerset Union).
Tuesday, December 26
West Orange vs. Pequannock, 2:15
Millburn vs. Parsippany Hills, 3:15
Pascack Valley vs. Oratory Prep, 4:15
Verona-Glen Ridge vs. Northern Valley, 5:15
Watchung Hills vs. Mendham, 6:15
Bernards vs. Nutley, 7:05
Scotch Plains-Fanwood vs. Mountain Lakes, 8:15
Wednesday, December 27
Pequannock vs. Oratory Prep, 3:15
Millburn vs. Pascack Valley, 4:45
Nutley vs. Watchung Hills, 5:15
Mendham vs. Verona-Glen Ridge, 7:15
Thursday, December 28
Northern Valley vs. Bernards, 3:15
Parsippany Hills vs. Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 5:15
Mountain Lakes vs. West Orange, 7:15
Friday, December 29
Verona-Glen Ridge vs. Mountain Lakes, 12:15
Oratory Prep vs. Parsippany Hills, 2:15
Pascack Valley vs. Old Tappan, 3:15
West Orange vs. Bernards, 4:15
Scotch Plains vs. Pequannock, 5:15
Watchung Hills vs. Millburn, 6:15
Nutley vs. Mendham, 8:15
Bracket Point System: Win – Two Points. Tie – One Point. Period Tied – .5 Point. Loss – No points.
Division Tiebreaker: Head-to-Head, Goals Against, Least Penalty Minutes
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