Hockey game raises $16,000 for local child awaiting kidney transplant

PALMERSTON – A hockey tournament at the Palmerston arena on Nov. 5 raised $16,000 for Ken and Carolyn Brubacher as their 12-year-old son Trevor awaits a kidney transplant.

Innovative, Whispering Meadows Family Farms and Martin’s Family Fruit Farm sponsored the event.

Trevor dropped the puck for the first game between Innovative and the Listowel Stars.


The Wellington Warriors were the last team standing at the end of the tournament. From left: back, Clyde Diefenbacher, Dave Shantz, Gary Freeman, Josh Brubacher, Kendrick Frey, Wayne Martin, Javan Martin, and Tyler Martin; centre, Ryan Bearinger, Travis Bowman, Colin Bauman, Troy Gingrich, and Ethan Horst; front, goaltender Nick Martin.