After making it to the championship game of the U.S. Hockey League playoffs the Waterloo Black Hawks have high hopes heading into this season. Waterloo’s first victory of the season with be the 300th in the career of coach P.K. O’Handley.
O’Handley says they expect the team to compete and compete hard, and uphold their reputation as an "entertaining, hardworking, working class team." O’Handley say the strength of the team is defense, and he says if there’s a concern, it’s who is going to get the goals.
O’Handley says the leagues looks balanced this year, and he says ultimately it will come down to goaltending.