Jul 25, 2013 5:37 PM by Ian Auzenne
A junior hockey team with members from Acadiana has won the gold medal at the AAU Junior Olympics.
Team USA Gulf Coast won the 14U International Tier tournament by defeating teams from China, Great Britain, Colombia, and Canada. The squad claimed the championship by beating Team USA West 6-4 in the final.
Defenseman Tucker Alspaugh, Goalie Logan Quebedeaux, and Coach Tucker Alspaugh are all from Lafayette. Forward TJ Norris is from New Iberia.