“A” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – SEPTEMBER 28, 2023
HAWKS 4 WINGS 4
Power forward Rob Rowling completes his hat trick with four minutes remaining in the contest to salvage the tie for the Hawks! Mike Riddle also scores for the Hawks. With a complete squad today – the Wings receive goals from four different players – Zach Wagner, Scott Chodun, Eddie Sudzina and Rich Artymovich. Master facilitator John Cornish with three helpers. This was a penalty free game.
BRUINS 3 HABS 2
Winger Ward Peterson snaps the 2-2 tie with just under three minutes left in the game, for a rousing Bruins victory! Nick Piccolo with the Bruins first two goals. Sub goalie MacDonald with a strong game in nets! Billy Reiss and former Detroit Tiger pitcher Anibal Sanchez lookalike(See Picture Below) sub Dana Boyette score for the Habs.
FLYERS 8 SHARKS 2
The Flyers do a little deep sea fishing today as they reach their limit! The newly formed line of Scott Kosteish (1 & 5), Rob Montgomery(2 & 1) and sub Mike Garlcik(1 & 4) total 14 points in the game! Ryan Boyette and Toronto Maple Leaf Mitch Marner lookalike(See Picture Below) sub Brian Barker with singles. Dave “Adam” West and Mike Nalepa score for the Fish.
HAWKS 2 HABS 1
A well played hockey game purist delight! Back and forth with excellent goaltending! The Robs – Rowling and sub Aughe tally for the Hawks. Greg Stacey with the Habs marker, as they lose two tough games today! Winning goalie Billy Papcaik and Habs goalie Kris Arthur both stood on their heads!
BRUINS 2 SHARKS 1
The Bruins win two one goal games today behind the stalwart puck stopping efforts of sub MacDonald. Jimmy “Jets” Galloway and my favorite Elsey – sub Keith score for the Bruins. Sharks Captain Nate McNaughtry with the lone Shark goal, as they are now winless in their past three doubleheaders.
FLYERS 5 WINGS 4
The first place Flyers score 13 goals in today’s sweep as Scott Kostesich snaps the 4-4 tie with just two minutes left in the game! The Flyers score twice on the power play. Rob “Archie” Montgomery with the deuce. Ryan Boyette and sub Brian Barker with singles as in game one. Warren native Steve Bayagich goes twine twice for the Wings. Jim Roble and Zach Wagner also tally for the Wings.
Who was the first non-canadian to win the NHL scoring title?
Hint – Not necessarily an American.
Jaromir Jagr – A Czech