“A” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – AUGUST 4, 2002
WHO’S GOING TO DEFEND HIM???
PLAYOFFS – WEEK THREE
SHARKS 5 HAWKS 3
Zach Wagner completes his hat trick as he scores the Sharks final two goals. Scott Chodun and former Detroit Tiger Robbie Grossman lookalike(See Picture Below) sub Robbie Aughe with singles. The Hawks sport four subs today, as subs Pizzo(2) and Nick Piccolo score.
FLYERS 2 HABS 2
Habs puck stopper Rodney Heid and Flyers sub goalie Mayer both put in outstanding performances in this stalemate game. Steve Bayagich and Rich Artmovich tally for the Flyers. Rob Rowling with both French goals in this penalty free game.
BRUINS 5 WINGS 5
Bruins longtime Captain Rex Baker ties the game up with just over three minutes remaining left in the contest. Billy Reiss with the deuce. Pat Wosek and sub Gregg Kalvin also score for the Bruins. Ageless veteran Terry Boyette with the deuce for the Wings. Singles for Tony Zushak, Greg Stacey and Mike Nalepa.
BRUINS 2 HABS 1
Another tight game, as Bruins goalie “Smoking” Joe Polizzi had the glove hand working this game! Jim Robie and Jordan Roberts with the game winning power play goal, do the honors for the Bruins. Scoring all three of his teams goals today, Rob Rowling with the lone Habs marker. Once again, butterfly style type goalie Rodney Heid was excellent in nets for the Habs.
HAWKS 5 WINGS 4
The sub laden Hawks prevail over the Wings, as the Italian connection of subs Trinigali(2), Pizzo and Nick Piccolo and regular Paul Vioalssi all find the back of the net. Mike “Padre” Nalepa scores twice for the Wings. “Black” Jack Priaux and Waz Sarweh with singles.
FLYERS 2 SHARKS 0
Oh boy! The battle for first place was just that, as both teams are now tied for the top spot! The Flyers and sub goalie Mayer shut down the high octane Sharks in this extremely entertaining game! Jeff “Marine” Steiber scores both Flyers goals. The waters were clear, as there were no Shark sightings this game.