On Friday 17th February Blackburn Hawks Ice Hockey Club was informed of the passing of Megan Hoyle.

The 14 year old who attended St Bede’s High School was a regular at the Arena on Match nights, her Sister Poppy and Dad Lee have both travelled with the team this season to several away games.

The club would like to pass on its deepest sympathies to the family and has offered its support moving forward.

The game this Sunday against Sutton Sting will be preceded by a minute’s applause to celebrate the life of Megan.

The Funeral will take place on Monday 6th March at 1pm at St Peters Roman Catholic Church before making its way to Pleasington Cemetery.