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. 

Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Melville Millionaires holding Toy Drive on Wednesday vs. Notre Dame


Melville Millionaires Annual Toy Drive on Wed. Dec  7th. Bring a new $10 valued unwrapped toy to the Game on Dec. 7th and get free admission. 1 toy 1 admission.  

Monday, 5 December 2016

Yorkton Terriers Coaches Show - Dec 5th Edition

 

In this weeks edition of the ""KW Men's Wear" Yorkton Terriers Coaches Show, Head Coach/GM Casey O'Brien talks about their 4 point weekend this past weekend, this weeks road trip against Kindersley and the Battlefords and WJAC.





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TERRIERS SEARCHING FOR OFFICE MANAGER

The Yorkton Terriers Junior Hockey Booster Club Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that operates the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League franchise located in Yorkton, Saskatchewan.  We are looking for a qualified individual to fill our office manager position.  

Reporting to the Board of Directors and the General Manager/Coach, the office manager will have proven organizational skills, a firm commitment to customer service and an ability to work with other Terrier staff members and volunteers.  You will have a working knowledge of office software (MS Office, Sage 50 Accounting Software, Point of Sales software).

Duties will include running the day-to-day operations of the business office, including coordinating souvenir sales, maintaining the accounting and organizing records, assisting with season ticket sales, game-day operations and club sanctioned functions.

This is a permanent part-time position (3/4).  Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.

Please submit cover letter and resume by e-mail to:
Gerald Smysnuik, Treasurer
gsmysnuik@gmail.com
Application deadline is December 12th at midnight.  

Sunday Local Hockey Recap

The Wayway Wolverines dropped their 10th straight decision losing on home ice, 5-1 to the visiting OCN Blizzard.

Trevor Kavanaugh scored the lone marker for Wayway while McKenzie Chalmers stopped 30 of 34 shots in a losing cause.

The next game for the Wolverines will be on Friday night when they visit the Dauphin Kings. GX94 will broadcast the game the Yorkton Dodge Junior Hockey, pregame 7:20 pxp at 7:30


Other results had Winkler double up Virden 2-1 and the Portage Terriers hammered the Neepawa Natives 8-2.


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In the Sask. Midget AAA Hockey League,

Jordan Schmuland made 43 saves & Derrick Budz and Keenan Sperling each had a 1G 1A as the Yorkton Rawtec Maulers were 2-1 winners on Sunday over the Beardy's Blackhawks.

The Maulers were also victorious on Saturday, 5-2 over the Saskatoon Contacts to make it a 4-point weekend.

The Maulers are back in action on Wednesday night at 8PM in the Queen City when they take on the Regina Pat Canadians.


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In the Sask. Female Midget AAA Hockey League,

The Melville Prairie Fire earned 10th victory of the season yesterday (Sun) after a 3-2 victory over the Saskatoon Stars in the Bridge city.

Georgia Kotylak, Megan Leblanc and Heather Fiske scored for the Fire while Ashlyn Taillon made 31 saves to get the win.


The Prairie Fire now sit 1 point of the 2nd place PA Bears and 2 pts back of the 1st place Stars in the standings.

They will be back on the ice on Thursday Dec. 15th when they host the Regina Rebels at the Horizon Credit Union Center.

Sunday, 4 December 2016

Saturday Night SJHL/MJHL Recap

The Yorkton Terriers won their 2nd straight on Saturday night as they came back to defeat the Weyburn Red Wings 3-2 in the shootout.

The Terriers were down 2-0, but goals by Corwin Stevely and Cody Illebrun (1st SJHL goal) tied things up at 2-2 and then the Terriers had all 3 players score in the shootout to lead them to the win.

Nathan Hargrave made 33 saves in his first game against his former team while Shaun Fleming turned aside 29 shots in the losing cause.

The Terriers return to action for a neutral site game on Thursday night in the hometown of Terriers' dman Tyler Baier, in Macklin as they take on the Kindersley Klippers.

Elsewhere in the SJHL,

The Melville Millionaires dropped their 3rd straight as they fell 3-2 to the La Ronge Ice Wolves.

Mathieu Jallabert and Aaron Aragon scored for the Mils while Brandon Wells made 24 saves in the loss.

The Mils return back to home ice on Wednesday night when they host the Notre Dame Hounds. GX94 will broadcast the game with Yorkton Dodge Junior Hockey pregame at 7:20 pxp at 7:30.


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In the Manitoba Junior Hockey League,

The Swan Valley Stampeders gave up a late 3rd period lead as they dropped their 2nd straight on the road losing 3-2 to the Selkirk Steelers.

Jason Cohan and Jaden Townsend helped the Terriers gain a 2-1 lead but then 2 late goals by Connor Barley and Jake Dudar scored for the Steelers to help them to their 1 goal victory.

Brett Evans made 24 saves in the loss for the Stamps who are back in action on Wednesday night when they return to home ice taking on the Neepawa Natives.


Meantime in Wayway,

Matt Christian scored twice while former Wolverine Troy Martyniuk made 29 stops to lead the Winkler Flyers to a 5-1 win over the Wayway Wolverines.

Russell product Brayden Cullum also scored for the Flyers while Riley Martin scored the lone marker for Waywayseecappo.

Hunter Lorenson got the start for Wayway and made 34 saves on 39 shots.

Wolverines next game is today (Sun) at 4PM when they host the OCN Blizzard at the Wayway Arena Complex.