Game Day Recap: January 18-20, 2023

Photo: Dave Watling

January 18-20, 2023

Indigenous Sports Academy (4) vs Notre Dame (5) U17 Prep

Sage Roberts (3G, 1A) scored twice in the first as ISA held a 2-1 lead after 20. Justin Vander Ploeg, Riley Mitchell (1G, 1A) and Taye Shukin (2G) would score three unanswered for Notre Dame in the second to give them a 4-2 advantage. Roberts and Deylan Watson would each score in the third to tie the game but Benson Fox would score with just two seconds left to crush the hearts of ISA and give Notre Dame a 5-4 win. 

St. George’s School (2) vs Delta Hockey Academy (7) U17 Prep

After a scoreless first Dane Pyatt (2G, 1A) and Kaleb Hartmann (2G) would score early in the second for Delta. Minsuk Hou and Cole Caplan would tie the game for St. George’s but Hartmann would score just 29 seconds later and Kris Ramos (1G, 2A) would add another Delta goal 25 seconds after that. Andrew VanGaalen, Pyatt and Jack Ferguson would all add third period goals for Delta in a 7-2 win. 

Coeur d’Alene Hockey Academy (3) vs Shawnigan Lake School (4) U17 Prep 

Eliot Compton (1G, 1A) and Keegan Lonsdale scored first period goals as Shawnigan led 2-1 after 20. Brendyn Van Oene (1G, 1A) and Chase Kittleson (1G, 1A) would add second period goals for Shawnigan as they looked to run away with the game heading into the third. But Ryan Turner (1G, 1A) and Verners Veinbergs would score late for CDA to bring them within one, however, they were unable to find an equaliser thanks to a 33 save performance from Emmett Neitsch (33/36). 

Pilot Mound Hockey Academy (1) vs Northern Alberta Xtreme (16) U17 Prep

NAX outshot PMHA 77-15 in a 16-1 win Friday morning. Lukas Kaplan (1G, 5A) led all skaters with six points while Eric Giesbrecht (4G), Clarke Schaefer (3G, 2A), and Andrew Thomson (3G, 1A) all recorded at least three goals. 

Pacific Coast Hockey Academy (3) vs Okanagan Hockey Academy (5) U17 Prep

Tucker Robertson, Charlie Grant, Connor Vogt and David Hoy (2G, 1A) scored four straight goals for OHA as they led midway through the second. Isaiah Idisi would get PCHA on the board late in the second and Ryan Zhang and Carter Crabb would score in the third as PCHA clawed back into the game. But David Hoy would score with 39 seconds left to secure a 5-3 OHA win. 

Prairie Hockey Academy (6) vs OHA Edmonton (3) U16 Prep

Kale Pratte (1G, 1A) and Henry Thunderblanket (2G) scored first period goals for PHA and Riedar Armstrong added one early in the second. Peter Williams and Cale Chimera would score for OHA Edmonton 21 seconds apart to bring them within one. Caleb DeBruyne would respond for PHA but Kaden Wilkins would respond to OHA Edmonton just 12 seconds later. Prairie shut OHA Edmonton out in the third and Carsen Chipesia and Thunderblanket scored goals to give them a 6-3 win. 

North Shore Warriors (1) vs Okanagan Hockey Academy (4) U18 Prep

OHA outshot North Shore 44-22, earning a 4-1 win. Kayden Clarke (2G) scored twice in the first and Emmett Nordin (2G, 1A) scored twice in the second for OHA. Dawson Cote scored the lone second period goal, ending the Nathan Preston (21/22) shutout bid. 

RHA Kelowna (5) vs Delta Hockey Academy (6/SO) U16 Prep

A back and forth affair saw RHA Kelowna up 1-0 after one before falling behind 2-1 early in the second. They would regain the lead going into the third with three straight before Delta tied the game early in the final period. RHA Kelowna would regain the lead one more time but Ryan Clark would tie the game just 24 seconds later to eventually force a shootout. Jake Poblete stopped all three RHA Kelowna shooters and Dalton Toma scored the lone goal as Delta won 6-5. 

RHA Winnipeg U18 (6) vs Pilot Mound Hockey Academy U18 (4) Female U18 Prep

Katie Anhalt (2G, 2A) and Zoe Cramer (2G) scored twice while Camille Birch (1G, 3A) added three assists as RHA Winnipeg defeated PMHA 6-4. Tori Bear scored the other RHA Winnipeg goal and Kaia Sigursdon (9/13) made nine saves for the win. Gracie Page (2G) scored twice for PMHA in the loss. 

RHA Kelowna (2) vs BWC Academy (4) U18 Prep

Hudson Kibblewhite and Jon McElmurry scored the lone first and second period goals for RHA Kelowna as they held a 2-0 lead after 40. But BWC Academy would score four straight as Brogan Pilgaard-Kennedy (2G), Carter Lundie and Ryder Mcintosh all found the back of the net to complete the comeback. 

Notre Dame (0) vs RHA Winnipeg (5) U16 Prep

Brant Catellier (33/33) made 33 saves as RHA Winnipeg shutout Notre Dame 5-0. Tate Dolinsky (1G, 1A), Luke Ross (2G, 1A), Avery Samuels and Kayden Turner all scored for RHA Winnipeg in the win. Grady Peterson (33/38) made 33 saves in the loss. 

Delta Hockey Academy (4) vs Yale Hockey Academy (7) U18 Prep

Ben Kindel had a hat-trick with three goals in the game for Yale Hockey Academy, Chase Valliant had a goal and an assist, while Justin Ivanusec, Luke Cozens and Brody Quiring added solo tallies. Malakai Zwiers turned aside 29-shots to pick up his fifth win this season, remaining unbeaten between the pipes so far this season.

St. George’s School (8) vs Yale Hockey Academy (5) U17 Prep

Amadeo Sim scored a pair of goals for St. George’s School, while Aydan Wang had a three-assist performance. Elijah Majkic had two goals and an assist for Yale Hockey Academy in the loss, and Alexandre Jacques scored twice. The game was tied 5-5 headed into the third period where St. George’s School scored three unanswered goals to seal the deal. Braulio Siu’s first goal of the season held up as the game-winner.

Notre Dame (3) vs RHA Winnipeg (8) U18 Prep

RINK Hockey Academy Winnipeg earned their 15th win of the season, scoring early and often against the Notre Dame Hounds on Friday night. Aven Cockerill and Hayden Paupanekis both scored two goals for RHAW while Jackson Kostiuk had a goal and three assists in the contest. Blake Goretzki chipped in with three assists of his own for RHA Winnipeg.

Coeur d’Alene Hockey Academy (1) vs St. George’s School (6)  U18 Prep

The powerplay struck twice in the first period for St.George’s School with goals from Jesse Fader and Jussi Saarni, while the ninth goal of the season from Ben Sutton proved to be the game-winner. Blake Francione scored the lone tally for Coeur d’Alene in the loss as Jaden Sharma turned aside 15-of-16 shots he faced to pick up the win between the pipes for St. George’s School.

Pacific Coast Hockey Academy (1) vs BWC Academy (6) U16 Prep

Shaenan Long registered a hat-trick for BWC Academy, scoring three goals in the game, including the game-winning goal. Christian Revel tallied twice and Brandon Burns scored to round it out. Noah Sinagowitz turned aside 14-shots to earn the decision in net, with the only goal for Pacific Coast Hockey Academy coming off the stick of Ryan Christenson.

Pacific Coast Hockey Academy (0)  vs Shawnigan Lake School (4) U18 Prep

Sam Bailey, Matt Patry, Brady Seabrook and Dallas Earl all lit the lamp for Shawnigan Lake School against Pacific Coast Hockey Academy. Charles-Edouard Legros stopped all 23-shots he faced in net to earn his seventh win and second shutout of the season for Shawnigan Lake School.

RHA Kelowna (3) vs Delta Hockey Academy (4) U17 Prep

Dane Pyatt, Damian Kravcak and Isa Gurum all scored for Delta Hockey Academy and in return, Jackson Roberts, Logan Flint and Morgan Hackman found the back of the net for RINK Hockey Academy Kelowna. With the game tied 3-3 late in the third period, Grayson Salmon scored his ninth of the season which held up as the game-winner for Delta Hockey Academy.

Okanagan Hockey Academy U18 (0) vs RHA Kelowna U18 Female (5) U18 Prep

Emilia McDermid had a three-point night, with two goals and an assist for RINK Hockey Academy Kelowna. Raedyn Spademan had a goal and two assists, while Maya Serdachny and Hailey Armstrong added solo tallies. Eva Filipova earned the shutout win with a 16-save performance between the pipes for RHA Kelowna.