Tier 3 Junior Hockey Week 8 Game to Watch
The NPHL's #2 Bellingham Blazers host the #1 Wenatchee Wolves in this Tier 3 week 8 matchup.
The 7-0 Wenatchee Wolves remain one of only 7 Tier 3 Junior Hockey teams without a recorded loss through the 2015-16 season. The Wolves posses a +41 goal differential and roster 7 of the top 11 points leaders in the NPHL as well as the top goaltender (wins) Bronson Moore who is undefeated through 4 games between the pipes for the Wolves.
The 5-2 Bellingham Blazers are currently riding a 5 game win streak after losing their first two season games to the Wenatchee Wolves. Following up their two losses with two shutouts, allowing only 8 goals in their last 5 games. The Blazers roster Karson DeRego whose 13 points ranks 2nd in the NPHL.
Head to head this season the Wenatchee Wolves lead this series 2-0, outscoring the Blazers 11-3.
Players to Watch: Wenatchee Wolves
Hayden Givens, F, NPHL Points/Goals leader, 6gp, 8g, 6a, 2gw, logged a hat trick October 3rd
Richie Stickle, F, 6gp, 7g, 6a, 1gw
Bronson Moore, G, 4gp, 4w, 1so, 1.25gaa, .931sv%
Players to Watch: Bellingham Blazers
Karson DeRego, F, 7gp, 6g, 7a, 1gw
Sean Meetsma, F, 7gp, 2g, 9a, 1gw - NPHL Assists Leader
Christopher Alexakis, G, 3gp, 2w, 2.33gaa, .913 sv%
Game 1: Friday October 23 at 7:35pm PST
Game 2: Saturday October 24 at 7:35pm PST