Hockey: 2017 East Photo Recap

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The following photos feature hockey teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2016-17 season.

2017 0316 CentralCatholic Hockey(Photo: Central Catholic's Ryan Kingerski, center, celebrates after scoring the winning goal in double-overtime Wednesday at RMU Island Sports Center. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)

2017 0314 FranklinRegional Hockey(Photo: Franklin Regional's Oldrich Virag, left, scored a hat trick to help the Panthers earn a trip to the Penguins Cup final. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2017 0316 CentralCatholic Hockey2(Photo: Central Catholic goalie Nathaniel Cava makes a save against Seneca Valley's Zachary Broskey in the first period Monday at RMU Island Sports Center. Peter Diana/Post-Gazette)

2016 1202 FranklinRegional Hockey(Photo: Franklin Regional goalie Daniel Soltesz has helped guide his team to a 7-0-0 start this season. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2017 0210 FranklinRegional Hockey(Photo: Franklin Regional's Aldrich Virag, right, is one of the leading scorers for the Panthers. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2017 0303 Serra Hockey(Photo: It's not a reach that Nick Carretta, right, and Franklin Regional could win the PIHL Class 1A title. The Panthers are the top-ranked team heading into the playoffs. Stephanie Strasburg/Post-Gazette)

2017 0323 PetersTownship Hockey(Photo: Peters Township's Torrey Schwartz fires a shot on net against Central Catholic Wednesday night in the Class 3A final. Haley Nelson/Post-Gazette)