Attack get silver in Beckerz Smith Memorial Tournament

Grand River Attack goalie Chels Doolittle stands tall during the Becker z Smith Memorial lacrosse tournament which was held in Hagersville. (Photo by Neil Becker)

By Neil Becker Sports Writer This was a time to honour the memory of former Grand River Attack player Becky Smith. There were many stories told and tears shed at the fifth annual Beckerz Smith Memorial Lacrosse tournament which was held at the Hagersville Arena. “We talked about her in the dressing room,” Grand River Attack player and Becky’s sister Alisha Smith said. “We play to honour her. She would be smiling down on us but pissed that we lost.” The Grand River Attack, who have won this tournament in back to back years, fell short this time around as they lost by a 5-3 score against Author. “I think we beat ourselves,” Smith said. “Penalties also hurt us.” Becky Smith, who passed away on November 15th, 2012, was described…

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