“A” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – DECEMBER 26, 2019
T’WAS THE NIGHT AFTER CHRISTMAS, WHEN ALL THROUGH THE RINK
WE HOCKEY PLAYERS DO WHAT WE DO – PLAY HOCKEY!
ON IVORY, ON BAKER, ON BOYETTE – LIGHT THE LAMP BOYS!
BRUINS 5 FLYERS 1
Mike “Padre” Nalepa leads the Bruins with a two goal game. Singles for Donnie Rivera and Craig Bastuba. Goaltender Ben Alicandro with a relatively unchallenging game. Flyers sub Fouladbash with the lone Flyers goal. Trevor Wrobel was a no-show for the Flyers.
HABS 5 WINGS 2
The Frenchmen defeat the Wings behind the stalwart goaltending of Gordy Nadolsky. Winger Steve Bayagich with the deuce. Jeff Curran, Mark Rogers and in celebration of Boxing Day – Steve “Mario” Lemieux also tally for the Habs. Paul “Stork” Erikson and sub E. Wagner tally for the Wings.
HAWKS 5 SHARKS 3
Both teams play with eight skaters. The best eight win! The Sharks were only going to have seven skaters until they picked up a late arriving “R” pickup skate player. The line of Zach Wagner(2 Goals), Robbie Olmstead(2 Goals) and John McNeilly(1 &2) do all the scoring for the Hawks. Hawks goalie “Smoking” Joe Polizzi with several highlight reel saves! Sharks – Kyle Lybecker, Steve Wink and Nate McNaughtry. Puck stopper Dar with an assist.
HAWKS 8 FLYERS 2
Oh My! Different ends of the spectrum here! The first place Hawks remain undefeated on the season and the dead last place Flyers are 0-10 on the season! Zach Wagner with a 4 goal game! Robbie Olmstead with a two goal game. Singles for John McNeilly and Rob “Larry” Giroux. “Midtown” Mikey Brown and sub Fouladbash with the Flyers markers.
BRUINS 5 WINGS 3
The Bruins sweep for the second consecutive week! Donnie Rivera, Mike Nalepa, Pat “The Beast” Wosek, Brendan Brosnan and sub Rob Aughie all dent the twine for the men in yellow. Scott Chodun, Paul Erikson and Steve Bittner score for the Wings who drop a deuce today.
SHARKS 5 HABS 2
Another 8 on 8 game! Sharks goaler Dar stands on his proverbial head and steals the W for the Fish! He was outstanding offering his constant positive verbal encouragement! Greg Stacey with a two goal game. Singles for Kyle Lybecker, Nate McNaughtry and Steve Wink. Mark Rogers and Habs sub Jeff “Marine” Steiber score for the Habs.