Tier 3 Junior Hockey Week 7 Top Performers
Tier 3 Junior Hockey Week 7 Top Performer honors go to Dells Ducks Goaltender Jared Young, Twin City Steel Forward Joe Costello and St Croix Valley magicians forward Yannick Zehnder.
Jared Young, G, 1995
Through two games this weekend, Dells Ducks goaltender Jared Young earned two wins and two shutouts, turning away all 45 shots faced. The two shutouts combined with his first shutout on September 25, 2015, make Young one of only three players in all of Tier 3 Junior Hockey to earn 3 shutouts on the season. In fact the Dells Ducks lead all teams in Tier 3 with 5 shutouts. In his second season with the Ducks, the 6'0 185lb Colorado native finished his 2014-15 campaign with a 1.78gaa and .930 sv%. Undefeated in games between the pipes this season, Young has 6 wins in 6 games, a .99gaa and .960 save percentage.
Yannick Zehnder, F, 1997
Through three weekend games, St Croix Valley Magicians forward Yannick Zehnder logged 4 goals and 7 assists including a hat trick on October 16th. To date, his 7 points on October 16th make him one of just four players in all of Tier 3 Hockey to earn 7 points in a single game this season. Zehnder is a native of Switzerland.
Joe Costello, F, 1995
Through two weekend games, Twin City Steel forward Joe Costello earned 5 goals and 4 assists including a hat trick on October 16th. The Steel points leader is currently on a 4 game goal/point streak, logging a point in seven of nine games this season. Costello, a 1995, is in his second season with the Steel.