“A” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – JULY 13, 2023
ALEX’S DAD – DAVE, PLAYS IN THE “R” LEAGUE.
CONGRATS TO THE FIRST PLACE WINGS, WHO WILL ENJOY A TWO POINT LEAD HEADING INTO THE PLAYOFFS!
POINTS – ZACH WAGNER- 68
GOALS – MARK MICOLO – 34
ASSISTS – ZACH WAGNER – 38
PENALTY MINUTES – SEAN KENDALL AND ANTHONY AMATO – 12
GOALS AGAINST – DAR – 3.85
SHUTOUTS – BRIAN MILLER – 2
FLYERS 8 SHARKS 4
Sharks power forward Mike “Padre” Nalepa scores two goals in the games first minute, as the Fish were swimming upstream! Mr. Trevor Wrobel answers back with a huge four goal and two assist game for the Flyers, as they harpoon the Sharks! Line-mates, sub John Poolton( 2& 2) and Mike Brown(3 Assists) total 13 points in the game! Jeff Funk and sub Steve Wink with singles. Hank Richardson and sub Rob “Larry” Giroux with the Sharks two final goals.
WINGS 7 HAWKS 4
Deuces wild for Anthony Amato(Also 4 Helpers), Steve Bayagich and Tigers pitcher Alex Fadeo lookalike(See Picture Below) Ryan Boyette! Oh – and Zach Wagner also scored. Hawks – Brian Moore, Chris Robillard, Robbie Olmstead and Trevor Knight.
BRUINS 8 HABS 2
The Bruins score three goals in just over the opening four minutes to rout the French guys! Deuces wild for Mark Micolo( Also 3 Assists) and Lloyd Rogers. Singles for “Angry” Joe, Jeff Steiber, Jim Roble and Rex Baker. Sean Kendall with the hat trick assist. Goaler Joe Polizzi with a relatively light workload. Brian Reath and Marty Papesh score for the Habs, whose two game winning streak was unceremoniously snapped.
BRUINS 7 SHARKS 1
The second place Bruins sweep their second consecutive DH and give notice to the rest of the league that they are ready for the playoffs, as they score 15 goals in today’s games! Every time this guy starts a rush with the puck, you can just hear his teammates on the bench chant “Jug Jug Jug” as Sean “Juggernaut” Kendall with a 3 & 2 game! Deuces wild for Mark Micolo(Also 3 Assists) and the pride of St. Norberts College – “Angry” Joe Ventimiglio. Jim Roble with a four assist game! Another low workload game for goalie Joe Polizzi. Nate McNaughtry with the lone Shark goal in this penalty free game. The Sharks were minus speedy forward Paul Violassi(And His Bret Micheals Durag) tonight, as he had a prior engagement playing a gig at Pine Knob.
HAWKS 4 HABS 4
Marty Papesh of the Habs scores at the final buzzer with the goalie pulled for the tie! Steve Lemieux, John Criss and Charlie Eslinger also score for the Habs. Brian Moore goes twice twice for the Hawks. Singles for Trevor Knight and Chris Robillard.
WINGS 7 FLYERS 3
After dropping a deuce last week, the Wings sweep tonight! Steve Bayagich, Anthony Amato and Rob Montgomery all with two goal games! Oh – and the league’s leading scorer Zach Wagner also scored again. Terry Boyette with three assists. Dar with s strong game in nets. Trevor Wrobel, Billy Mac Jr. and Mike Ala tally for the Flyers in this penalty free game.
Who are the only three players to win the Hobey Baker Award(College hockey’s version of the Heisman Trophy) as a freshman?
Paul Kariya – Main Black Bears
Jack Eichel – Boston University
Adam Fantilli – Michigan