Friday, 9 December 2016

Swan Valley Stampeders Coaches Show - Dec 9th Edition


In this weeks edition of the "Club Sapp Gaming Center" Swan Valley Stampeders Coaches Show, Head Coach/GM Erik Petersen talks about last weeks road trip, this weekends showdown with the Portage and next weeks MJHL Showcase.

Terriers drop a 5-2 decision to Kindersley in Macklin

The Yorkton Terriers dropped the first game of their 2 game road trip last night (Thurs) in a neutral site in Macklin, 5-2 to the Kindersley Klippers.

20 year olds Jordan Ross and Corwin Stevely scored for the Terriers while Macklin product Tyler Baier had 2 assists in his return to his hometown.

Brendan Wagner (2G 2A)  and Cody Hodgson (1G 3A) had 4 points each to lead the way for the Klippers.

Nick Trenciansky made 27 saves for the win while former Klipper Nathan Hargrave was tagged with the loss turning aside 32 of 36 shots.

The Terriers wrap up the 2 game road trip on Friday in the Battlefords before returning home to host the Humnboldt Broncos on Sunday night. GX94 will broadcast the game with Yorkton Dodge Junior Hockey, pregame 5:50 pxp at 6PM.

Thursday, 8 December 2016

Melville Minor Hockey Sports Dinner & Auction set for January 14th



Melville Minor Hockey will be holding their 6th edition of the Sports Dinner and Auction coming up on Saturday January 14th, 2017 from the Horizon Credit Union Convention Center.

This years speakers include:

Stanley Cup champion and former NHL goaltender Grant Fuhr




Saskatchewan Roughriders President/CEO
Craig Reynolds




Melville product & Global TV Sports Anchor
Kevin Karius




Tickets are $75/person or a table of 8 for $500.

For tickets please contact Wayne at 306-728-3399 or email thebokors@sasktel.net

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I caught up with Melville Minor Hockey President & Dinner organizer Wayne Bokor to talk about the event.

Mils snap 3 game slide with 5-4 win over Notre Dame


The Melville Millionaires snapped their 3 game winning streak on Wednesday night slipping by the Notre Dame Hounds 5-4 at the Horizon Credit Union Center.

The Mils would strike first just 1:19 into the 1st as Damian Bentz would direct home his 6th of the season to make it 1-0. The Hounds would even it up with a PP goal by Chaz Smedsrud for his 4th of the year to make it 1-1. Teal Sobkowicz would regain the Mils 1 goal lead with his 6th on the power play to make it 2-1 for the home side. But once again that Hounds power play would strike as former Millionaire Tyler Podgorenko would one-time home his 12th of the season to even it up at 2-2 after 20 mins.

The Hounds would grab their first lead just 1:40 into the middle frame as SJHL point leader Ben Duperrault would hammer home his 22nd to make it 3-2. Then just 3:05 later, the Mils even it back up as Mitchell Torrens (pictured above) would take a pass in the high slot and go top shelf on the Hounds netminder for his 1st SJHL goal to make it a 3-3 game. Then just a short time later, Teal Sobkowicz would bang home his 2nd of the nigh & 7th of the year to put the back up at 4-3 after 40 minutes.

It would stay 4-3 until the 13:56 point of the 3rd as Tucker Scantlebury would finish off a nice passing play to get the eventual game winner, his 6th of the campaign to make it 5-3 Mils. The Hounds would get one late with the goalie pulled off the stick of Connor McLean but that's as close as they would get as the Mils would hang on for the 1 goal win, their 13th victory of the season.

Mils netminder and Churchbridge product Colby Entz made 34 saves to improve his record to 5-3 on the season while Jordan Greenfield-Flemon took the loss making 28 saves on 33 shots.

The Mils return to action on Saturday night when they visit the Elgar Peterson Arena to battle the Humboldt Broncos at 7:30.

Post Game chat with Mils Asst. Coach Mark Chase

Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Yorkton Terriers' Seiferling cracks Canada West for 2016 World Junior A Challenge



The 22 man roster for Team Canada West for the 2016 World Junior A Challenge has been named and Yorkton Terriers defenceman and 19 year old Regan Seiferling (pictured above) has made the squad.

The Moose Jaw product who is currently in his 3rd season with the Terriers, he has 67 points in 126 career games. So far this year he has 5 goals, 12 assists for 17 points in 18 games.

Meanwhile also making the squad was Gilbert Plains product Riese Gaber of the Dauphin Kings.

Melville goaltender Brandon Wells, Moosomin's Dakota Boutin (Melfort Mustangs), and Winkler Flyer D Tyler Jubenvil of Gilbert Plains didn't make the final roster.

Canada West will play pre-tournament game on Friday night in Cold Lake against the United States.

The tournament runs Sunday Dec 11th to Sat. Dec 17th in Bonnyville, Alberta.


Canada West  Round Robin Schedule 

Sun. Dec 11th -- vs. Switzerland (8:30PM SK time)

Mon. Dec 12th -- vs. Russia (8:30PM SK time)

For full roster of Canada West and more information on WJAC Click Here




Swan Valley/Neepawa Postponed for Tonight (Wed)

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The Manitoba Junior Hockey League game between the Swan Valley Stampeders and Neepawa Natives has been postponed due to weather conditions.

The game will be made up on Tuesday January 17th/2017 at 7:30 in Swan River.

The game between the Portage Terriers and OCN Blizzard has also been postponed for tonight (Wed).

Melville Millionaires Coaches Show - Dec 7th Edition

 

In this weeks' "Melville Motors" Melville Millionaires Coaches Show, Head Coach/GM Devin Windle talks about trade with Estevan, the teams recent 3 game slide and tonights (Wed) matchup with the Notre Dame Hounds.



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Mils Swing trade with Estevan

The Melville Millionaires have swung a deal with the Estevan Bruins.

The Mils have acquired 17 year old forward Logan Foster (pictured above) from the Bruins in exchange for future considerations.

"He's got some amazing wheel's, he brings that element of speed that we felt we needed for our hockey club," Mils Head Coach/GM Devin Windle said about his new acquisition.

The Kamsack SK product had 1 point in 6 games with the Bruins this season. Foster started this year with the WHL's Spokane Chiefs where he recorded 1 assist in 7 games.

This is his first season of Jr hockey after spending last year with the Tisdale Trojans where he compiled 12 goals & 39 points in 42 games.