Week 12 Recap

Last nights games recap.  Early tilt between Finland and a full USA squad, something the polices have not come close to you yet this year.  2-2 after the opening period.  Finland out score the Americans 2-1 for a 4-3 lead.  2 Finland goals midway closed out this game with Finland on top 6-3 and their 2nd straight win.  Both squads went 0-1 on the PP.  USA got goals from rookie McCullough his 1st career goal, Dan Barrett and Billy Dawe on a tear this year in scoring.  Finland got 2 goals from both Ron Cormier and the ageless Bruce Freeman, and singles from Tim Randa and Tim Martins.  Players of the Game went to Finlands #13 Brian Spence and USA #1 Bobby Ide.

Late game between Sweden and a depleted Polish team needing 2 call ups for this one.  1-1 after the 1st period which saw 2 back up goalies fill in for Sweden, an Ide brothers fill in.  Bobby for the 1st and Gordie for the 2nd and 3rd.  Both Ide brothers tried to stay in at the start of the 2nd and the Polocks were totally confused??????   Poland out duelled Sweden 2-1 in the 2nd for a 3-2 lead.  Sweden scored twice early int he 3rd taking the lead but no let down from the Polish squad as they tied it up late in the 3rd for a final 4-4 tie.  Poland got goals from Alan Robb, Agostino Falcone, Bryon Wright and fill in Marcelo Diluzio.  Sweden got 2 goals from Leo Brideau, what he actually shot on net in the regular season????, Mike Rukavina and best prison buddy Joe Peacock.  Both teams went 0-1 on the PP.  Players off the Game went to Swedens Leo Brideau and Poland Agostino Falcone great handle!!!!!

Hey don’t forget to bring your cash for our Holiday 50/50 draw as this week will be our last week of selling tickets as we will do the draw next Saturday.  $5 each or 5 for $20.  If anyone can still donate a prize that would be awesome for more winners.  Please see Mark Plewes, Brian Spence or Robin Flumerfelt.

This weeks games go Friday, December 13 at 9:15 USA will do battle with Poland and at 10:30 Finland will skate against Canada.  Sweden get the week off with their beautiful Swedish wives and girlfriends.

See you all on the ice!

Week 11 Recap

Last Friday we kicked off our 3rd round of regular season games.  Early tilt between Sweden and Finland.  All light blue in the 1st as they out score the Swedes 4-1.  2nd frame finished at 1-1.  Finland led 5-2 going into the 3rd.  Finland out paced the Swedes in the final period 2-1 for a commanding 7-3 win.  No Brenda visits in this one.  Sweden got 2 goals from Joe ‘Handsome’ Peacock and a single from Sal Guerra.  Finland got 2 goals each from both Dwayne Tygesen and rookie phenon Dave Connolly.  Singles from Jay Cummings, Timmy Randa, and rookie Tim Freeman who had a 4 point night.  Players of the Game went to Swedens Steve Kaluzny and to Finland Tim Martins.

Late game between rivals Canada and USA.  One late USA goal in the 1st period as both squads looked sharp early on.  Again USA scored late in the 2nd taking a 2-0 lead as American backstop the ageless Bobby Ide stopped all Canadian shots.  Canada finally scored early in the 3rd making it a 1 goal game.  USA got 2 more mid way through the final frame and then a late one winning this puppy 5-1.  USA went 0-3 on the PP and Canada was 0-1.  Canada’s lone goal from Robin ‘Stitches’ Flumerfelt.  USA got 2 goals from league leader Marcelo Diluzio and singles from Dan Barrett, Peter Freeman and Murray ‘Disco’ Russell.  Special note Billy Dawe had 3 helpers on this night.  Players of the Game went to Canada’s Robin Flumerfelt and for the Yanks Bobby Ide.

This weeks games on Friday, December 6 as follows; 9:15 USA will do battle with the newly winning Finland.  Late game at 10:30 between the rested Polocks and Sweden looking to bounce back.  Canada gets the week off.

Please remember to buy our Holiday 50/50 fundraiser this week.  $5 each or 5 for $20.  Also if you can donate any prizes for our draw so we have more winners that would be fantastic.  Let Mark Plewes, Scott McCallum, Robin Flumerfelt or Brian Spence know if you have any prizes to donate.

See you all on the ice!!!

Week 10 End of Round 2 Recap

Round 2 is now in the books.  Early tilt between Sweden and USA, our top 2 teams early in our season.  Opening period saw both teams score once.  2nd period was scoreless for the brunt of it until Sweden notched 2 late goals taking a 3-1 lead after 2.  Sweden scored again early in the 3rd but USA would not back down and scored twice making it a 4-3 game with just over 4 minutes to go.  A big push from the Americans right through to the final buzzer and this one ends Sweden 4 USA 3.  Great game at both ends.  Both squads went 0-1 on the PP.  Sweden got goals from Paul Barbosa, Rob Messenger, Mike Rukavina and the game winner from Joe Peacock.  USA got goals from Peter Freeman, Steve Atchison and Joel May.  Players of the Game went to Swedens Paul Barbosa and for USA Dan Barrett.

Late game started out as a hockey game then a football game broke out.  My oh my.  Canada vs Poland.  Both teams scored 3 times in the 1st period.  Canada explodes for 8 goals in the 2nd period, might be a record, and Poland scored 3 times.  11-6 after 2 periods for the Canuckle heads.  Poland scored the first 3 goals in the 3rd making it an 11-9 game and with almost 6 minutes to go looked like a huge comeback was in the makings.  Canada takes a late penalty in the 3rd and then go ahead and score a short handed goal which basically closed out this football game with Canada on top 12-9.  Brenda had hand cramps logging this game sheet.  For Canada, hat tricks from both Patty Sharp and Robin ‘Stitches’ Flumerfelt.  2 goals from both Robin Chantaj and Neil Kelly and singles from Pat McCormick and Rob McKean.  Poland got a hat trick from Frank Arruda, 2 goals from both Jimmy Maguire and rookie Matt Goddard and singles from Brent Byer and Joe Cosentino.  Poland went 0-1 on the PP and Canada was 0-0.  Players of the Game went to Polands #8 Matt Goddard and for Canada #10 Robin Chantaj.  Maybe not the best side of Robin with the flash causing a bit of blindness.

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OK so Round 2 of our 5 rounds of pre season games done.  Sweden sits on top with 13 pts.  USA with 9, Canada with 7, Poland 6 and Finland 5.  USA has scored the most goals with 41 followed by Canada with 40.  Sweden has the least against with 21.  USA has spent the most time with Brenda with 32 minutes.  Finland leads the league with a lethal power play of 44% success.  Canada and Finland has not allowed a power play goal yet this season.  Diluzio sits on top of the individual scoring race and most goals scored with 11.  Brideau has the most helpers with 11.  Rookie Skingley leads the league with 8 penalty minutes and is tied for the rookie scoring lead with 9 pts with Johnny Cowboy Ridge from USA.

Upcoming games will kick off our 3rd round of games this Friday, November 29 at 9:15 with Sweden vs Finland and at 10:30 USA vs Canada.  Poland is off for their annual Perogie Making Team Bonding Session in Krakow!!!!!

Boys have started selling our Holiday 50/50 tickets please support.  $5 each or 5 for $20.  We are welcoming any donated corporate gifts for our Holiday draw as well.  Please drop off prizes to Mark Plewes, Robin Flumerfelt or Brian Spence.

See you all on the ice!!!

Week 9 Recap

Early game between Poland and Finland.  All Polocks in the opening frame as they out score the Fins 3-1.  A closer 2nd period as Poland out duelled the Fins 4-3 for a 7-4 lead.  Poland scored the lone goal in the final frame for a 8-4 win.  Poland got 2 goals from both Paul ‘Pork Chop’ Tavares and Frank ‘also a Pork Chop’ Arruda.  4 goals from the 2 pork chops unbelievable maybe the first time ever Pork Chops scored 4 goals in one game.  Singles from rookie Matt Goddard, Alan Robb, Agostino Falcone and Brent Byer.  For Finland all singles from Dwayne Tygesen, ageless Bruce Freeman, Jay Cummings and Brian Spence.  Both squads went 0-2 on the PP.  Players of the Game went to Finlands Dwayne Tygesen and Polands Paul Tavares.

Late game was a beaut.  Finlands Gordie Ide filling for the Sweden in the pipes after just letting in 8 goals refused a warm up.  Canada looked sharp early on in this one.  Both teams scored once in the 1st period.  Shut outs in the 2nd.  Sweden scored late in the 3rd to take this game 2-1.  Canada got its single goal from Robin Flumerfelt and Sweden got goals from Rob Messenger and the game winner from David ‘Shampoo’ Dupal.  Sweden went 0-1 on the PP and Canada was 0-0.  Players of the Game went to Sweden goalie fill in Gordie Ide allowing just 1 goal in this one after letting in 8 just an hour earlier.  For Canada Frank Rispoli gets the nod.  Does this look like a retired boy now.

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Early in the 2nd period Swedens Rukavina tried to give Canada’s Flumerfelt a big kiss for staying away from Brenda for more than one year now and Flumerfelt had nothing to do with it, not that there is anything wrong with that.  Rukavina then spent the evening at Emergency getting 11 stitches.

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Maybe finally time for a face mask and stay away from trying to make out with a fellow player.

OK this week we will end our round 2 of 5 rounds of exhibition games, Friday, November 22 at PC arena.  Early game at 9:15 will be a big one as Sweden meets USA.  Late game at 10:30 will showcase Poland vs Canada.  Finland get the week off.

Have not had a chance to officially welcome all of our newest members this year.  Just a small shout out to all of them.  Canada has Dave Skingley and Brice Lewis.  USA has Johnny ‘Cowboy’ Ridge and Hal McCullough.  Sweden has Rob McLaughlin, last year temp.  Poland has Matt Goddard and Frank Arruda, last year temp.  And Finland has Tim Freeman and temp fill in Dave Connolly.  Also wanted to welcome back long time members who have been away Rick Gunther and Steve Kaluzny.  Welcome boys and we hope you enjoy our league.

Also we will be kicking off our annual Holiday 50/50 draw.  Mark Plewes, Brian Spence and Robin Flumerfelt will be running the draw.  If anyone can donate any corporate prizes please begin to bring them in as soon as you can and drop them off to any of these boys.  Tickets will be $5 each or 5 for $20.  Top prize will be up to $500 pending on ticket sales and we usually have an additional 20 cool donated prizes as well.  We will be selling tickets starting this Friday and will do the draw Saturday, December 14 so we can get all the prizes to the winners the following Friday, December 20.  Good luck and please buy tickets as the proceeds all go back into the league.

See you all on the ice!!

Week 7 and 8 Recap

Week 7 Recap Nov. 1

Early tilt Sweden vs Poland.  Shut outs at both ends after 1 frame.  Sweden out scores Poland 4-1 in the 2nd period and deja vu in the final frame 4-1 for a final victory of 8-2.  Poland got goals from Joe Cosentino and Frank Arruda.  Sweden got 2 goals from both Eric Fletcher and Paul Barbosa and singles from Steve Kaluzny, Leo Brideau, David Dupal and Rob Messenger.  Poland went 0-2 on the PP and Sweden was 0-1.  Players of the Game was awarded to Swedens Eric Fletcher and Polands Jodie Young.

Late game Finland vs USA.  USA scored twice and Finland once in the 1st period.  Finland out duelled the Americans in the 2nd 2-1 for a 3-3 tie after 2 periods.  Finland out scored the US in the final frame 3-1 for a final score Finland 6 USA 4.  Finland went 2-2 on the PP and USA was 0-0.  Goals for the USA 2 for Marcello Diluzio and singles for Dan Barrett and Joel May.  Finland got all single goals from Tim Randa, Tim Martins, Dave Connolly, Dwayne Tygesen, Brian Spence and Ron Cormier.  Players of the Game went to Finlands rookie Dave Connolly and to USA Bobby Ide.

Week 8 Recap Nov. 8

Early game Finland vs Canada.  1-1 after the opening frame.  Canada goes 2-1 in the 2nd for a 3-2 lead.  Finland scores twice int he 3rd to Canadas lone goal for a final 4-4 tie.  Finland went 0-1 on the PP and Canada 0-0.  Goals for Finland went to Dwayne Tygesen, Tim Freeman, Jay Cummings, Ron Cormier.  Canada got goals from Harve Mihalic, newly traded Dave Skingley, Rob McKean and Kevin Nicholson.  Players of the Game went to Finlands Ron Cormier and Canadas Kevin Nicholson.  Only a face a mother could love.

 

 

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Late game between USA and Poland was a good one and a very confusing one.  Poland scored the lone goal of the 1st period (we think).  USA scored twice in the 2nd and Poland once for a 2-2 tie after 2 periods (we think).  Final period saw both squads score 3 times for a final 5-5 tie. (we think). USA went 2-3 on the PP and Poland was 0-2.  Goals for USA went to Steve Atchison, rookie sensation Johnny ‘Cowboy’ Ridge, Joel May, John Annan and Murray Russell.  For Poland Jim Maguire got 2 goals, singles for Joe Cosentino, rookie Matt Goddard and fill in Pat McCormick.  Fill in players for Poland all stats go to their backstop Senkowski who actually leads the team in scoring, what?????

Players of the Game went to USA Bobby Ide and Polands Matt Goddard.

This weeks games on Friday, November 15 are as follows; 9:15 Poland vs Finland and at 10:30 Sweden vs Canada.  USA gets the week off (we think).

See you all on the ice!!!

Week 6 Recap

2 completely different games last Friday.  Start of our Round 2 of reg season games and at 9:15 Canada faced off against USA.  This game was not a goal tenders dream after the opening frame.  USA scored the lone goal in the 1st period.  11 total goals scored in the 2nd period alone as Brenda got writers cramps recording all that stuff.  USA scored 7 times and Canada got 4 goals.  Canada out duelled the Americans in the final frame 3-2 but it was not enough as the Americans win their 4th in 5 games best in the league with a 10-7 victory.   Canada went 1-2 on the PP and USA was 0-0 but did score a short handed goal.  Canada got a hat trick from Patty Sharp for a 4 point night.  Singles fro Rob McLaughlin, Neil Kelly, Harve Mihalic and Henry Krajewski who also had a 4 point night.  USA got 4 goals from Johnny Fasulo, 3 goal from Marcello Diluzio who also had 4 assists for a 7 point night.  Singles from Murray Russell, Steve Atchison, and Joel May with the game winner.  Players of the Game went to Canada’s Patty Sharp and for USA Johnny Fasulo.

Late game between Sweden and Finland was much more defensive minded.  Shut outs in the opening frame at both ends.  Finland scored the lone goal in the 2nd period as they led 1-0 after 2 periods.  Sweden scored back to back goals early in the 3rd taking a 2-1 lead with 10 minutes to go.  Finland scored just under 3 minutes to go and tied this bad boy up at 2’s and that’s how they finished.  Finland went 0-1 on the PP Sweden was 0-0.  Sweden got goals from Brian Burke and rookie David Skingley.  Finland got markers from Dwayne Tygesen and Timmy Randa.  Good hockey game at both ends of the rink.  Players of the Game ent to Swedens Brian Burke and to Finlands Tim Randa.

This weeks games goes Friday, November 1 (Halloween hangover) at 9:15 the rested Polocks will play the Swedes and at 10:30 Finland will do battle with USA, Barrett brother show down.  Canada get the week off to trick or treat!!!!

See you all on the ice!!

Week 5 Recap

End of Round One of our 20 Pre Season Schedule.

Early tilt between Canada and Poland.  Canada score twice in the first period.  Deja vu in the 2nd as the Canadians control this game at 4-0 with a period to go.  Poland get 2 back but the Canucks finish with 2 more and win this game 6-2.  Canada got 2 markers from Rob McLaughlin and singles from Neil Kelly, Paul Harty, Harve Mihalic and Rob McKean.  Poland got goals from Jeff Kostick and Bryon Wright.  Poland went 0-1 on the PP and Canada was 0-0.  Players of the game went to Polands Jeff Kostick and to Canada Rob McLaughlin.

Late game between the league leading USA and 2nd place Swedes.  This one was a beaut!!!   Swedes score the lone goal in the 1st.  Both squads score in the 2nd leaving the Swedes on top 2-1 after 2.  Swedes score mid way through the 3rd taking a 3-1 lead.  USA make it a 3-2 game with 3 minutes on the clock.  Swedes took a too many men penalty with 2 minutes to go and the Americans pulled their back stop and pushed.  They could not solve Swedes Scott McCallumas he shut them down and Sweden wins 3-2.  Great game at both ends of the pond.  Both teams went 0-2 on the PP.  USA got a goal from Joel May and a top shelter from Dan Barrett.  Sweden got 2 goals from Mike Rukavina and a single from rookie sensation Dave Skingley.  Dave not only leads his tema and all rookies in scoring but also leads the league in penalty minutes…may have to call him Stan Mikita.  Players of the Game went to Swedens Scott McCallum and to USA Joel May.

This weeks games goes Friday, October 25, 9:30 Canada plays USA and at 10:30 Finland plays Sweden.  Poland get the week off.

See you all on the ice.

Week 3 and 4 Recaps

Boys a couple of weeks of games are in the books.

Friday October 4 Early game.

Finland vs Canada.  All Canucks in the first as they score 3 unanswered goals.  Finland out scores Canada 3-2.  Canada led 5-3 after 2.  2 early goals from Canada in the 3rd gave them a 7-3 lead.  Finland scored 3 times in less than 2 minutes mid way in the 3rd.  Goalies shut down the boys the rest of the way.  Canada wins 7-6.  Canada got 3 goals from Robin Flumerfelt, 2 goals from Patty Sharp and singles from Rob McLaughlin and Paul Harty.  Finland got a hat trick from Dwayne Tygesen, 2 goals from Dave Connelly and a single from Tim Freeman.  Canada went 0-2 on the PP and Finland was 1-1.  Players of the Game went to Finlands Dwayne Tygesen and for Canada Frank Rispoli.

 

Late game between USA and Poland.  Poland scored the lone goal in the opening frame.  USA banged back in the 2nd with 3 unanswered goals.  2 more American goals in the final made this a 5-1 USA victory.  Rookie Matt Goddard scored for the Polocks.  Marcello Dilluzio got 2 goals for the Americans and singles from John Annan, Johnny Fasulo and Dan Barrett.  Poland went 0-2 on the PP and USA was 0-0.  Players of the Game went to Polands goalie Mike K.  and for the Americans Marcello Diluzio.

 

Friday, October 11 Early Game.

Sweden vs Canada.  Sweden scored the lone goal in the 1st.  Sweden out scored 2-1 the Canucks in the 2nd period for a 3-1 lead.  All Swedes in the 3rd as they score 3 times for a final victory of 6-1.  Canada went 1-2 on the PP and Sweden was 0-2.  Rob McKean got Canadas lone goal.  Fir Sweden rookie Dave Skingley scored 3 times (who doesn’t love to play with Leo), 2 goals from Rob Messenger and a single from Mike Rukavina.  Players of the Game went to Swedens David Skingley and for Canada Robin Flumerfelt.

Late game Finland vs Poland.  2-1 for the Polocks after 1.  3-1 for Finland in the 2nd for a Finnish lead of 4-3 after 2.  All white and red in the final period as Poland scored 3 times for a final victory of 6-4.  Finland got goals from Dwayne Tygesen, Tim Freeman, Rob Leenaars and Tony Carlisle.  Poland got 2 goals from Diluzio filling in for somebody.  Singles from Frank Arruda, Matt Goddard, Frank Nweisser and Bryon Wright.  Poland went 1-3 on the PP and Finland went 0-1.  Players of the Game went to Finlands Tim Randa and Polands Frank Nweisser.

 

This weeks games on Friday, October 18 are as follows; 9:15 Canada vs Poland and at 10:30 Sweden vs USA.  Finland gets the week off.

See you all on the ice!

Week 2 Recap

Week 2 in the books.  Early match between Finland and USA.  All Yanksters in the 1st period as they out score Finland 3-0.  The 2nd frame saw both squads score once with USA on a 4-1 lead going into he 3rd.  An early USA goal sealed this one.  Both squads scored very late but the USA skated away with their 2nd win 6-2.  Finland got goals from Jay Cummings and rookie Dave Connolly.  USA got 2 goals from rookie sensation Johnny Ridge and 2 goals from what????  One eyed Billy Dawe.  Singles from Pat McCormick (fill in) and Peter Freeman.  Johnny Ridge and Billy Dawe had 4 point nights each Billy Dawe got the nod for Player of the Game.  Finland gave it to Jay Cummings.

Late game between Sweden and Poland.  Pretty tight match, both squads scored single goals in the 1st and both scored 3 times each in the 2nd for a 4-4 heading into the final frame.  Both goalies shut down all shooters the rest of the way and this one finished a 4-4 tie.  Sweden got 2 goals from the very handsome Joe Peacock and singles from his line mates Rukavina and Steve Kaluzny.  Poland got 2 goals from fill in Dan Barrett and singles from Joe Cosentino and Alan Robb.  Both teams went 0-2 on the PP.  Players of the Game went to Swedens Steve Kaluzny and to Polands Jeffery Kostick.   Sweden has played both their games this season against both the Barrett boys and still have not played Dan’s actual team.  Some Dr. Phil therapy will be needed soon.

This weeks games goes Friday, October 4, 2019 at 9:15 USA plays Poland and at 10:30 Finland skates against the rested Canadians.  Sweden gets the week off and can deal with Barrett boys withdrawal…..just say NO to Barretts!!!!

See you all on the ice.

Week 1 of our new season

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We are off and running and Week 1 is in the books.

Opening match was a good one as Sweden faced off against Finland.  All Swedes in the opening frame out scoring the Finns 3-0.  Finland won the 2nd period 3-2 but the Swedes looked good with a 5-3 lead after 2.  Finland scored twice in the first 6 minutes of the 3rd.  Swedes took back the lead and seemed good for their first win.  But Finland would not give up and tied this puppy up with 30 seconds left.  Final score 6-6.  Finland went 2-3 on the PP and Sweden was 0-2 but did have a short handed marker.  Finland got 2 goals from both Brian Spence and Ron Cormier and singles from Dwayne Tygesen and rookie Tim Freeman, what??? another Freeman????  Yes that’s correct.  Sweden got all singles from Leo Brideau, Mike Rukavina, Brian Burke, rookie Dave Skingley, Eric Fletcher and a back hand top shelf beauty from the pork chop Paul Barbosa.  Players of the Game went to Swedens Paul Barbosa and Dwayne Tygesen for Finland.

 

Late game between Canada and USA.  1-1 after the first period.  The Americans out scored the Canucks 3-1 in the 2nd for a 4-2 lead after 2.  USA scored mid way in the 3rd and a late marker closed this one out at 6-2 for the Trumpsters.  Canada went 0-3 on the PP and USA was 0-1 but did score short handed.  USA got 4 goals from Marcello Diluzio, what??????  Singles from Peter Freeman and rookie Johnny Ridge with his first career marker.  He saved the puck and will have it mounted by his bedside.  Canada got goals from Robin Flumerfelt and Paul Harty.  Players of the Game went to Canada’s Frank Rispoli and for the USA Marcello Diluzio.

Don’t forget to get your dues in as soon as possible.  This weeks games will go Friday, September 27.  9:15 USA vs Finland and at 10:30 Sweden vs Poland.  Canada gets the week off.

See you all on the ice.