GAME 16: TIGERS VS REGINA PATS

Oct 27, 2012 - 09:00 GMT

VS REGINA: This is the second of four meetings this season between the Tigers and Pats. The Tigers won the previous meeting 5-1 in Medicine Hat. Forward Hunter Shinkaruk (1G, 3A) led the Tigers with four points in the game. Marek Langhamer (1-0-0-0) got the win in net allowing only one goal (1.00 GAA) on 21 shots (.952 Save %). On the power play the Tigers went 3 for 9 (33.3%), while killing off both Pats’ opportunities (100.0%).

                                        

2012-13 WHL RANKINGS:

  • Record (6-8-1-0).       
  • Central Div. – 5th.   
  • Eastern Con. – 9th.        
  • Home (4-3-0-0).   
  • Away (2-5-1-0).

 

MILESTONES: Hunter Shinkaruk surpassed 150 career points in his last game. He currently has 153 points (70G, 83A) in 144 career games. Curtis Valk is also closing in on a number of career milestones. In his career Valk has 46 goals and 49 assists for 95 points in 142 games.  Dylan Bredo is also closing in on 50 career assists. He currently has 46 assists in 212 career games.

 

STREAKS: Curtis Valk has been on fire lately picking up points in five consecutive games. Over the streak he’s picked up 10 goals and 5 assists for 15 points. Miles Koules has also been on a four game point streak picking up four points (1G, 3A). It’s his third streak of the season of at least three consecutive games with a point. Trevor Cox has gone 11 straight games without posting a negative plus minus rating. He’s only posted a negative rating twice in 15 games. 

 

FIRSTS:

  • Spenser Jensen – First Goal – September 22 Vs Lethbridge (44th Career Game)
  • Kyle Becker – First Goal – September 29 Vs Regina (18th Career Game)
  • Chad Butcher – First Goal – October 13 Vs Prince George (10th Career Game)
  • Ty Stanton – First Goal – October 26 @ Calgary (10th Career Game)
  • Matt Staples – First Point – October 13 Vs Prince George (5th Career Game)
  • Marek Langhamer – First Win – September 28 @ Red Deer (2nd Career Game)

 

CLUB LEADERS:

  • Goals (14) Curtis Valk                            
  • Assists (9) Boston Leier                                     
  • Points (23) Curtis Valk
  • PIM (30) Tyler Lewington                      
  • Plus/Minus (7) Boston Leier                                               
  • Wins (5) Cam Lanigan

 

SPECIAL TEAMS:

  • POWER PLAY: 22 - 88 – 25.0%
  • PENALTY KILL: 49 – 64 – 76.6%

 

TIGERS ROSTER MAKEUP: The Tigers currently have 25 players on the roster - 2 Goaltenders, 8 Defencemen and 15 Forwards, including 12 rookies.

AGE BREAKDOWN: 4- 20 year olds, 5 - 19 year olds, 6 - 18 year olds, 7 - 17 year olds and 3 – 16 year old.

 

NHL DRAFTED / SIGNED PLAYERS: Marek Langhamer (Phoenix Coyotes) and Alex Theriau (Dallas Stars).

 

TIGERS SCHEDULE:

LAST FIVE:

RESULTS:

Vs Saskatoon Blades

6-3 Loss

Vs Brandon Wheat Kings

7-6 Loss

@ Edmonton Oil Kings

4-2 Loss

Vs Kelowna Rockets

4-3 Win

@ Calgary Hitmen

10-1 Win


NEXT FIVE:

TIME:

Vs Regina Pats, Sat. Oct 27

7:30 PM (MT)

@ Moose Jaw Warriors, Sun. Oct 28

6:00 PM (MT)

Vs Vancouver Giants, Thur. Nov 1

7:00 PM (MT)

@ Lethbridge Hurricanes, Fri. Nov 2

7:00 PM (MT)

Vs Kootenay Ice, Sun. Nov 4

6:00 PM (MT)