Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562 bests IBEW Local 1 in annual “Braggin’ Rights” hockey game

PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS LOCAL 562 Business Manager John O’Mara (front row, second from left), receives the Braggin’ Rights” trophy from IBEW Local 1 Business Manager Frank Jacobs (at right) following the annual New Year’s Day hockey game between the two locals. Local 562 won their inaugural game last year. – Bill Keith photo

Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562 bested IBEW Local 1 in the locals’ annual “Braggin’ Rights” hockey game.

“We rang in the New Year collecting a ‘W’ during this year’s bragging rights game against International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local One!” Local 562 posted on its Facebook page. “What a great game by both teams! Nothing better than kicking off the year building the camaraderie between our own local but also our brother and sister members at IBEW Local 1.”

Local 562’s team won the game 5-3 with an empty-netter goal in the final two minutes of play.

IBEW Local 1 posted a congratulatory message to the Local 562 team, noting, “A great time was had by all!” – Photos courtesy of IBEW Local 1



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