“R” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – AUGUST 21,2018
FINAL WEEK OF THE PLAYOFFS
CONGRATS TO THE SHARKS AND WINGS, WHO WILL FACE OFF NEXT WEEK IN THE SAM CUPP CHAMPIONSHIP GAME!
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HABS 4 FLYERS 3
Kenny “Prime Time” Wilkins scores the game winning goal with just under two minutes left in the contest! Don Courtley, Mike Lawson and sub Lawson also with French goals. Keith Foucher, Dave “Buckeye” Wahl and sub Dougie Roehl tally for the Flyers. Following the game, Dave “Buckeye” Wahl was entertaining the locker room with first hand accounts of Woody Hayes stories, back when Dave was a student at OSU.
WINGS 1 BRUINS 1
The Bruins and puck stopper Brian Miller put in a yeoman’s effort in this stalemate! Wings goaler Bobby Rutkoske was also excellent between the pipes! Jimmy George of the Wings and Bruins sub “Scowling” Scott Leslie were the games marksman.
HAWKS 3 SHARKS 3
Another tie and well played game. Steve “Barney Miller” Dietrich ties the game up with just over two minutes left in the game! Al Phipps and David Walters with first period goals for the Sharks. Just returning from a Trump rally down the street in Rochester – Hawks sub Kevin Mahon and Pat Collins(2) tally for the Hawks in this penalty free game.
WINGS 2 SHARKS 0
Oh boy! A preview of next weeks Sam Cupp Championship game, as the Wings hand the Sharks their first loss of the playoffs and themselves, finish undefeated in the playoffs! Has a message bent sent? This should be a barn burner next week! Come early as seating could be at a premium. Raising his game to another level – Peter Gibb and sub Stevie Lambert score first period goals for the Wings. Bobby Rutkoske with the whitewash and just one goal allowed in today’s doubleheader! Chris Zanke of the Sharks and Jimmy George of the Wings both with roughing minor penalties. Peter Gibb with a couple of infractions, with a solo roughing minor penalty included.
FLYERS 5 BRUINS 3
John Zuccarini with the hat trick for the Flyers! Singles for Billy Hagen and sub “Freddy” Lynn. Bob “Bugsy” Watson(2) and Dr. Keri Topouzian score for the Bruins, who finished winless in the playoffs!
HAWKS 4 HABS 2
Mark Smyth scores his first of two goals just 26 ticks into the game, as the Hawks sweep for the day! Jeff “”Dick” Tracy and Eddie “The Eagle” Higgins with singles. As in game one for the Habs – Kenny Wilkins and Mike Lawson with goals in this penalty free game.