Elmira Native Johnny Beecher’s Rise to Hockey Stardom

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At just 14-years-old, Elmira Native Johnny Beecher is starting to take the youth hockey world by storm.  Beecher grew up playing youth hockey for the Elmira Jackals.

Johnny Beecher has already some top college programs looking at him.  Recently, NHL legend Bobby Orr has started to taken notice of Beecher’s talents.

For Johnny his love of the game though goes beyond the ice.  At a young age, Johnny was pushed to play by his brother Bryce.  

Recently, Bryce had to give up playing hockey due to a health issue.  Every time Johnny steps onto the ice, it is to honor his brother.

Click on the video for the full story on Johnny Beecher’s rise to hockey stardom.

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