Juniors Game Night: 11-25-17

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Halifax Mooseheads 7 @ Saint John Sea Dogs 1

C/W Otto Somppi, HAL: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 1 SOG, 9/14 FO
Season Totals: 18 GP, 8-15-23, +18, 14 PIM
’16-’17 Totals: 60 GP, 17-24-41, -7, 28 PIM

The Mooseheads put up a touchdown on the Sea Dogs behind an Arnaud Durandeau (Islanders 2017 6th round pick) hat trick.

Ontario Hockey League

Peterborough Petes 3 @ Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 8

W Boris Katchouk, SSM: 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG, 0/1 FO
Season Totals: 25 GP, 22-17-39, +25, 8 PIM
’16-’17 Season: 66 GP, 35-29-64, +18, 46 PIM

W/C Christopher Paquette, PBO: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 2/4 FO
Season Totals: 22 GP, 8-2-10, -13, 4 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals (NIA/PBO): 66 GP, 19-29-48, +1, 28 PIM

The Greyhounds put up a snowman for the second straight game, this time against the Petes. Sault Ste. Marie was paced by the two goal, three point performance of Jack Kopacka (Ducks 2016 4th round pick). It was a quiet night for Katchouk, who notched just a single assist.

Oshawa Generals 7 @ Barrie Colts 3

W Alexey Lipanov, BAR: 1-2-3, E, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 4/13 FO, *Third Star*
Season Totals: 21 GP, 9-12-21, +6, 2 PIM
‘16-‘17 Totals (VHL-Russia): 21 GP, 3-5-8, +5, 8 PIM

The Generals pasted a touchdown on the Colts behind possible 2018 1st rounder Serron Noel’s three point night. Lipanov (pictured) had a hand in all three Colts goals, scoring a power play marker and notching the primary assists on two 3rd period scores. Lipanov has 4 points in two games after after returning to the lineup after missing a couple of games.

Sarnia Sting 4 @ Erie Otters 3

W Taylor Raddysh, ER: 2-0-2, E, 0 PIM, 6 SOG, 5/5 FO, *Third Star*
Season Totals: 24 GP, 13-22-35, +15, 16 PIM
‘16-‘17 Totals: 58 GP, 42-67-109, +67, 37 PIM

Raddysh scored twice for the Otters, a 2-1 go-ahead power play marker and the 3-3 equalizer late in the 3rd. But Swede Hugo Leufvenius (2018 draft eligible) scored the game-winner for the Sting just 45 seconds after Raddysh’s 2nd goal.

Western Hockey League

Medicine Hat Tigers 0 @ Kelowna Rockets 4

D Cal Foote, KEL: 0-0-0, +3, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season Totals: 25 GP, 5-18-23, +8, 20 PIM
‘15-‘16 Totals: 71 GP, 6-51-57, +39, 41 PIM

Fresh from the BC Major Midgets and the World U17 Hockey Challenge, Kelowna’s 16 year old netminder Roman Basran pitched a 38 save 4-0 shutout against Medicine Hat. Foote was on the ice for three of the Rockets’ four goals.

Prince Albert Raiders 3 @ Moose Jaw Warriors 2 (SO)

C Brett Howden, MJ: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 4 SOG, 11/26 FO
Season Totals: 17 GP, 10-14-24, +8, 18 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals: 58 GP, 38-43-81, +14, 73 PIM

D Oleg Sosunov, MJ: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season Totals: 25 GP, 6-5-11, +18, 32 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals (MHL-Russia): 32 GP, 0-0-0, +1, 79 PIM

Curtis Meger (undrafted) stopped 31 Moose Jaw shots and three more in the shootout, including Brett Howden to lead the Raiders to a 3-2 victory. Prince Albert was paced by Jordy Stallard (Jets 2016 5th round pick), who scored the Raiders’ first goal, and converted their only shootout goal to seal the win..

United States Hockey League

Sioux City Musketeers 4 @ Dubuque Fighting Saints 5

C Cole Guttman, DBQ: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season Totals: 15 GP, 5-5-10, -1, 21 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals: 53 GP, 27-27-54, +21, 18 PIM
Committed to: University of Denver

RW Sammy Walker, SC: Did Not Play, High School
Season Totals (SC): 4 GP, 0-0-0, -3, 4 PIM
Season Totals (Edina-HS): 2 GP, 0-4-4, 0 PIM
Season Totals (UMHSEHL): 20 GP, 16-25-41, 14 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals (Edina-HS): 25 GP, 22-24-46, 6 PIM
Committed to: University of Minnesota

Clarkson University commit Adam Tisdale (undrafted) bagged a hat trick to lead the Fighting Saints to a 5-4 win over the Musketeers.

Note: Sammy Walker has returned to Edina High School for the fall/winter season.

Team USA 1 @ Omaha Lancers 6

D Nick Perbix , OMA: 0-1-1, +1, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season Totals: 15 GP, 0-6-6, +5, 8 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals (HS): 25 GP, 10-30-40, 6 PIM
Committed to: St. Cloud State University

Perbix notched a power play assist on the Lancers’ 6th goal as Omaha easily handled the NDTP Team USA squad.