Tier 3 Junior Hockey Week 3 Recap/Quick Facts
With 129 games played in week three, we saw 16 hat tricks, 28 playmakers and 14 shutouts. Forest Lake Lakers Forward Zachary Remers logged his second consecutive hat trick and finished the weekend on top of the Tier 3 Points Leaderboard with 22 season points.
Five goals were scored in the first minute from the start of the game, including a goal at :25 seconds from Brendan van Riemsdyk of the Islanders HC Premier. Riemsdyk's goal is currently the fastest from the start of the game of any goal on the young Tier 3 season.
28 teams with at least two games played remain undefeated, including 7 teams with four wins. These teams include the Chicago Cougars, Islanders HC Elite, Jersey Hitmen USP3, Junior Bruins USP3, New York Aviators NA3EHL and the Philadelphia Flyers Premier.
The Texas Jr Brahmas started out their season 2-0, with shutouts in both games.
Week 4 of the Tier 3 Junior Hockey season begins early with a 9/21/15 Monday game between the European Eagles and the Ct Rangers of the USPHL Premier and also includes both Wednesday and Thursday night match ups.