In what was termed as a dominating performance in all three zones, the Hockey Talent Management – Junior Hockey News Chowder Cup team skated away with a 4 to 1 victory over the Rhode Island Americans.
Not making the score sheet but making plays and dominating on the PK were newly committed NOJHL Elliot Lake Wildcats forward Nicholas Mardirossian, and NAHL Soo Eagles main camp participant Kevin Miller.
NOJHL Kirkland Lake Goldminers commit Travis Hall has had a point in each of the first two games, while Sofo, Gregory, Smith and Jake Gevaart continue to put up points.
Goaltender Chet Tooker who lead the Minnesota Junior Hockey League in goals against average and save percentage is also doing well allowing only 3 goals in two games.
Hockey Talent 4 at Rhode Island Americans 1 – Status: Final
Friday, July 18, 2014 – Canton Sports Plex Rink A
Hockey Talent 2 2 – 4
Rhode Island Americans 1 0 – 1
1st Period-1, Hockey Talent, Sofo 3 (Gevaart), 8:17. 2, Rhode Island Americans , Cusato 2 (Christo, Gerlach), 8:44. 3, Hockey Talent, Smith 4 (Gregory, Hall), 10:15. Penalties-Gevaart Htm (tripping), 23:00.
2nd Period-4, Hockey Talent, Gevaart 2 (Williams), 1:40. 5, Hockey Talent, Williams 2 (Gevaart), 22:59. Penalties-Grissom Htm (elbowing), 8:49.