December 28, 2015
BC teams followed up a positive 4 out of 5 Win showing at the Macs Monday, with a 3-0-0 record on Tuesday. The South Island Royals and the North East Chiefs were off. All five teams will finish their round robin play on Wednesday.
The North West Giants moved to 3-0 Tuesday with a slim 2-1 against the grain win over the Calgary Buffaloes.
The Buffs outshot the Giants almost 2:1, with Giants goalie David Tendeck stopping 36 of 37 and earning player of the game for the Giants.
Mathieu Fawcett stopped 18 of 20 for the Calgary team.
Both Giants goals came in the first period, and both from rookies. Jackson Leppard got the first one on the first shift, assisted by Josh Latta. Liam Kindree got the the second one about five minutes later, with a helper from Kyle Kaufmann.
Bryce Salverda got the Buffalo’s only goal with 3:48 left in the second. The Buffs pulled Fawcett with almost two minutes left but couldn’t solve Tendeck.
The win moves the Giants into first place in Pool 4. The U18 Austrian team is in second with 2-1-0 record and are next up for the Giants, Wednesday morning.
The Caribou Cougars moved to 2-0-1 Tuesday with a tight 5-3 empty-net win over Foothills CFR Chemical Bisons.
The Cougars opened a 2-0 lead in the first period on goals by Chris Jandric (Jeremy Gervais, pp) about four minutes in, and by Tyler Ho with about five minutes left (Ty Kolle).
The Bisons got one back early in the second on a goal from Tyson Scott (Tyler Petrie, Cooper Kraus), but the Cougar’s Chase Dubois answered a few shifts later (Daine Dubois), to close out the second period 3-1.
The Bisons opened the third with a short-handed goal from Brett Trentham (Liam Izyk) to make it 3-2.
Caribou’s Jesse Pomery (Joel Patsey, Tyler Maser) gave the Cougars some breathing space on a power play with 12:30 left, only to have the Bisons scratch back with 5:49 left on a marker from Kyle Gordon (Cameron Shorrock, Gary Haden).
Dubois got the empty netter with 10 seconds left. Ryan Simpson was busy in nets for the Bisons, stopping 30 of 34. Dorin Luding got the win for the Cougars, stopping 18 of 21.
The Cougars are now in second place in Pool 3, a game behind the Lloydminster Bobcats who are 3-0-0 and who downed the Cougars 5-2 in their opener.
Next up are the Ontario Avalanche who are 0-3.
The Valley West Hawks were also in a tight one, winning 4-3 vs the Prince Albert Mintos, to move to 2-0-1.
The teams traded goals in the first period with the Minto’s Taylor Kreutzer (Braden Isbister) scoring first short-handed about three minutes in.
Valley West captain Ben Evanish answered with the first of three on a power play at the end of the period (Luka Burzan, Kabir Gill) and then at the start of the second (James Malm, Gill), but the Mintos evened it up late on a goal from Drake Teer.
In the third, Evanish again scored first (Burzan, Malm) early on a power play. Ilijah Colina then scored off the next face-off (Jusyn Gurney, Josh Bruce), to give the Hawks a two goal cushion.
The Mintos battled back though, and got to within one with 1:57 left on a goal from Erik Gardiner (Teer, Layne Matechuk).
Both goalies were busy, with Nic Tallarico stopping 32 of 35 for the Hawks, and Derrick Hucul stopping 35 of 38 for the Mintos.
The 2-0-1 Hawks are in first place win Pool 1, ahead of the Calgary Northstars in second place with a a 1-1-2 record.
The Hawks finish up the round robin with a game against Sherwood Park on Wednesday morning.
Pools and Full schedule with scores:
|Prince Albert Mintos|
|Valley West Hawks|
|U17 Belarus National Team|
|Sherwood Park J Ennis Kings|
|Regina Pat Canadians|
|South Island Royals|
|Foothills CFR Chemical Bisons|
|Yorkton Rawtec Maulers|
|Lloydminster Bandit Pipeline Bobcats|
|Red Deer Optimist Chiefs|
|Vancouver Northwest Giants|
|U18 Austria National Team|
|Moose Jaw Generals|
|SSAC Boston Pizza Athletics|
|Vancouver Northeast Chiefs|
Male Tournament Schedule & Scores:
|1||10:00 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||Lethbridge Hurricanes||3||South Island Royals||1|
|2||10:00 AM||Father David Bauer||Calgary Flames||7||Vancouver NE Chiefs||4|
|3||10:00 AM||Flames Community||California Wave||2||Moose Jaw Generals||4|
|4||12:45 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Sherwood Park Kings||5||U17 Belarus Nationals||5|
|5||12:45 PM||Father David Bauer||Yorkton Maulers||1||Foothills Bisons||4|
|6||12:45 PM||Flames Community||Tisdale Trojans||2||Red Deer Optimist Chiefs||1|
|7||3:30 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Calgary Northstars||2||Prince Albert Mintos||2|
|8||3:30 PM||Father David Bauer||Ontario Avalanche||0||Lloydminster Bobcats||8|
|9||3:30 PM||Flames Community||Calgary Royals||3||Eastman Selects||2|
|10||8:00 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||U18 Austria Nationals||3||Calgary Buffaloes||2|
|11||9:00 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||Regina Pat Canadians||8||South Island Royals||0|
|12||9:00 AM||Father David Bauer||Lloydminster Bobcats||5||Cariboo Cougars||2|
|13||11:45 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||Red Deer Optimist Chiefs||1||U18 Austria Nationals||2|
|14||11:45 AM||Father David Bauer||Eastman Selects||2||Lethbridge Hurricanes||4|
|15||2:30 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Ontario Avalanche||1||Foothills Bisons||9|
|16||2:30 PM||Father David Bauer||Prince Albert Mintos||2||Sherwood Park Kings||6|
|17||5:15 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Valley West Hawks||3||Calgary Northstars||3|
|18||5:15 PM||Father David Bauer||Vancouver NW Giants||4||Tisdale Trojans||2|
|19||8:00 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Moose Jaw Generals||1||Calgary Flames||3|
|20||8:00 PM||Father David Bauer||Vancouver NE Chiefs||1||SSAC Athletics||5|
|21||9:00 AM||Father David Bauer||Valley West Hawks||5||U17 Belarus Nationals||3|
|22||9:00 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||Calgary Buffaloes||7||Tisdale Trojans||4|
|23||11:45 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||Calgary Northstars||3||Sherwood Park Kings||0|
|24||11:45 AM||Father David Bauer||Foothills Bisons||0||Lloydminster Bobcats||5|
|25||2:30 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Vancouver NE Chiefs||5||California Wave||2|
|26||2:30 PM||Father David Bauer||Lethbridge Hurricanes||2||Regina Pat Canadians||6|
|27||5:15 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Cariboo Cougars||4||Yorkton Maulers||2|
|28||5:15 PM||Father David Bauer||Vancouver NW Giants||4||Red Deer Optimist Chiefs||1|
|29||8:00 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||South Island Royals||1||Calgary Royals||5|
|30||8:00 PM||Father David Bauer||Calgary Flames||4||SSAC Athletics||5|
|31||9:00 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||Eastman Selects||4||Regina Pat Canadians||11|
|32||9:00 AM||Father David Bauer||Yorkton Maulers||3||Ontario Avalanche||2|
|33||11:45 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||SSAC Athletics||3||Moose Jaw Generals||3|
|34||11:45 AM||Father David Bauer||Tisdale Trojans||2||U18 Austria Nationals||0|
|35||2:30 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Calgary Buffaloes||1||Vancouver NW Giants||2|
|36||2:30 PM||Father David Bauer||California Wave||1||Calgary Flames||2|
|37||5:15 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Foothills Bisons||3||Cariboo Cougars||5|
|38||5:15 PM||Father David Bauer||Prince Albert Mintos||3||Valley West Hawks||4|
|39||8:00 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||U17 Belarus Nationals||3||Calgary Northstars||1|
|40||8:00 PM||Father David Bauer||Calgary Royals||2||Lethbridge Hurricanes||2|
|41||9:00 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||SSAC Athletics||California Wave|
|42||9:00 AM||Father David Bauer||Sherwood Park Kings||Valley West Hawks|
|43||9:00 AM||Flames Community||U18 Austria Nationals||Vancouver NW Giants|
|44||11:45 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||Red Deer Optimist Chiefs||Calgary Buffaloes|
|45||11:45 AM||Father David Bauer||Cariboo Cougars||Ontario Avalanche|
|46||11:45 AM||Flames Community||Moose Jaw Generals||Vancouver NE Chiefs|
|47||12:30 PM||Flames Community||South Island Royals||Eastman Selects|
|48||2:30 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||Lloydminster Bobcats||Yorkton Maulers|
|49||2:30 PM||Father David Bauer||U17 Belarus Nationals||Prince Albert Mintos|
|50||2:30 PM||Flames Community||Regina Pat Canadians||Calgary Royals|
|51||9:00 AM||Max Bell Centre #1||TBA||TBA|
|52||9:00 AM||Father David Bauer||TBA||TBA|
|53||12:00 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||TBA||TBA|
|54||12:00 PM||Father David Bauer||TBA||TBA|
|55||3:00 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||TBA||TBA|
|56||6:00 PM||Max Bell Centre #1||TBA||TBA|
|57||4:00 PM||ScotiaBank Saddledome||TBA||TBA|