Boys hockey: Superior’s Holcombe has a special fan watching
Published 02/29/2012, Superior Telegram
Senior captain Nolan Holcombe feels Superior had some help in advancing to the Wisconsin high school boys hockey tournament. In a 3-0 win over New Richmond in the section championship last week, the referees didn’t give the Spartans any breaks and Superior certainly didn’t have any home-ice advantage playing a mere 15 miles away from New Richmond. But they might have had some help from above, in particular David Holcombe, Nolan’s father who died in a snowmobile accident four years ago.Word count: 766
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