“R” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – JUNE 13,2017
FLYERS 7 HAWKS 4
Joe Plati and Jeff “Dick” Tracy each with a hat trick in this contest. Tracy also had had three helpers for a huge six point game! Ben Haynes with the Flyers final tally. Rob Duncan, Al Platt, Jimmy George and Dave “Buckeye” Wahl score for the Hawks in this penalty free game.
BRUINS 3 WINGS 1
Dougie Roehl scores twice for the Bruins and Gary Enmark with the middle marker. Goal keep Bobby Rutkoske with an outstanding effort in nets. Pat Collins with the lone Wings goal in another penalty free game.
HABS 2 SHARKS 2
Steve Orr scores his second goal of the game with the goalie pulled, as the Habs Cam Lawrence looks crestfallen in the penalty box. The Habs marched off to the sin bin five times in the game. Cam Lawrence started the game off with going top shelf 16 seconds in. Peter Gibb with the Habs final goal. Both goalies Sir Kevin Beebe and Sharks sub Mike Allemon with excellent games between the pipes.
WINGS 4 SHARKS 2
Sharks up 2-0 entering the final period. The Wings storm back with four final period goals! Mary Sell, Al Sparks, Pat Collins and Brian Belloli do the honors for the Wings. Doing all of the Sharks scoring today – Steve Orr with another two goal game! No trips to the box for either team.
FLYERS 4 HABS 1
The Flyers juggernaut continues, as they sweep for the day and remain undefeated in 17 straight contests with only one loss on the season! Looks like the team to beat – eh? Big Ben Haynes with the deuce. Singles for Jeff Tracy and Ronnie Meltsner. Goaltender Mike Mostyn with an eight save game. Moncton call up Scott “Scowling” Leslie with their lone goal. Flyers sub Paulie “Knuckles” Polizzi picks up a minor unsportsmanlike conduct penalty in the final period. Did someone make a disparaging remark about his moonshine?
HAWKS 3 BRUINS 3
Rob “The Rifleman” Duncan ties the game up for the Hawks in the final period. Jim Chapie and Mark Smyth also with Hawks markers as they remain winless in their past ten contests. Gary Enmark, Dougie Roehl and John “Hal” McRae score for the men in yellow.
This defenseman and Warren native of the Syracuse Crunch of the the AHL, was named the AHL’s top defenseman. His Dad subs in the Sting “A” league. Who is his Dad?
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Angelo Taormina is the Dad of Matt Taormina, who currently plays for the Syracuse Crunch. Matt has also played 59 NHL games for New Jersey and Tampa Bay.