The Chetwynd Duz Cho Midget played their second league game of the season this past weekend. The Midgets played in Dawson Creek against the Dawson Creek Midget Canucks.
The game was their first with a full team roster (including goalie Tyler Pfanner who started the season with a few suspensions-8 to be a little more specific) The Score, 0-0 after the first period.
In the second period, Timothy Paquette was able to score with assists from Jamie Wark and Tyler Norris. Timothy then scored again unassisted to make it 2-0 after the second.
The third period brought a two goals for Dawson Creek making the game a little more exciting, but Brett Howard was able to put in a goal with Jake Watson assisting along with Tylar Bestward -still close at 3-2.
In the final minutes of the game,with Dawson Creek pulling their goalie, Tylar Bestward was able to send the puck flying down the ice for an empty net goal(assisting his efforts was Tyler Norris). The final score 4-2 for Chetwynd.
The boys are looking forward for Dawsons return to Chetwynd on Friday night at 8:00 -Also, Fort St John Midget Flyers will be here on Saturday @ 7:45.
Be sure to come out and catch some great Hockey Action.
Standings for the league have not been updated yet.
Facts about the Chetwynd Duz Cho Midgets
-18 boys on the roster including(3 from Hudson's Hope-Hayden Huxley, Brett Howard and Jake Watson)
-Coaches Shawn Norris, Morris Paquette and Jim Wark
-The boys will be going to Provincials this spring
-the team consists of 4 3yr Midgets-1991s
6 2yr Midgets-1992s
8 1yr Midgets-1993 (including Frankie Napoleon who come on the ice for the first time ever)
-the boys just got new tracksuits who were sponsored by A@J First Aid and Hudson Hope Gas-Thanks a lot!
-the teams corporate sponsor is Duz Cho Construction-the team is playing in the All Peace League -Tier 1 with Dawson Creek, Fort St John and Rycroft.
The Chetwynd NBIC girls hockey team hosted a 3 team tournament this past weekend at the Chetwynd and District Recreation Centre. The following report was submitted by the Chetwynd Echo's Max Fawcett:
They (Chetwynd) lost the final 4-3 to Fort Nelson, even though they won every other game they played. Rough luck for them. They beat FN twice, too, before the final. Top scorer in the tournament for Chetwynd was Marlee Martens, and their goalie Brooke Walker played a hell of a tournament.
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