Wake up, start your week, and dive into the Monday Morning GDI Goalie News! Who stopped the most shots… which netminder rebounded from a tough loss… who had the best performance of the week?
Look below, get your goalie fix to start the week. Here we go!______________________________________________________________________________________ Saturday night Chris Driedger helped the Calgary Hitmen capture a 5-0 shutout victory over the Kootney Ice.With the win the Hitmen tie up the series at one game a piece. In the opposing end Mackenzie Skapski stopped 27/32. For more on the game Click Here. ____________________________________________________________________ Byron Spriggs helped the Winnipeg Blues get a 1-0 lead in the series against the Steinbach Pistons. From the Sher-Wood Division Adam Iwan and the Virden Oil Capitals are currently down 1-0 in their series against the Dauphin Kings. ___________________________________________________________________________ Longtime GDI Goalies Tyler Brown and Evan Johnson recently helped the Winnipeg Wild capture the MBAAA League Championship. Friday night the Wild stunned the Eastman Selects by taking the championship in Overtime by a 5-4 score. GDI Goaltenders were in both ends as Brown (Pictured on Left with goaltending partner Evan Johnson) stopped 26/30 and Mario Petit stopped 34/39. Both are 1997 born goalies and have trained with GDI for several years. For more on the final game of the championship series Click Here. ___________________________________________________________________________ Yesterday Kristen Campbell helped the Shaftesbury Titans take home Gold at the Female World Sport School Challenge as they beat Kelowna's Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy by a score of 5-2. GDI Goaltender Kristem Campbell held the Titans in there for this one as she played excellent throughout the whole tournament. For more on the game Click Here to read a full article by the Winnipeg Free Press. ______________________________________________________________________ From @John_Grigg: Luongo’s 28 saves in the 3rd were the most by any goalie in one period since 2008: Anderson, 29. @strombone1 ______________________________________________________________________________________ Are you looking at getting new equipment? Ask us about our Vaughn demo equipment. We have 3 different sets of Vaughn equipment that are available for you to demo during your 1v1 lesson at GDI Goaltending. From left to right: Vaughn Velocity 4 7250 (28"+1) Vaughn Velocity 5 7800 (35"+1) Vaughn Ventus LT90 (34"+2) Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any further questions ______________________________________________________________________________________
Head over to The Rink Training Centre Blog at www.therink.ca on Wednesday to catch THE WEEKLY WORD for all the news on the players training at the centre! Wednesday reports on players are written by The Rink's Jon Cara and Monday reports on skill development are written by The Rink's Dave Cameron._________________________________________________________________________________________