Slap shot

Ethan Somoza is first captain from California in BSU program history

ROCK ’N’ ROLLER—Ethan Somoza, 24, started playing ice hockey at age 7 at the Iceoplex in Simi Valley. At 6, he played on his first roller hockey team at the now-defunct RollerDome facility in Thousand Oaks.Ethan Somoza is living the California dream . . . playing ice hockey in Minnesota.
The Simi Valley resident spends his winters in Bemidji, Minn., on the shore of one of the state’s 10,000 lakes, 30 miles from the spot where the Mississippi River begins.
An incoming senior forward for the Bemid...

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