Team HKD GP 4 4 4 W 3 3 0 L 1 1 4 T 0 0 0 GD 6 5 -13 P 6 6 0
Dragons cruise through opener
Justin Cheng puts one past the Snakes goalie, Jordan Ho.
Game 1: HS Dragons vs. Mexican Mad Snakes (7-1)
In the first game of the finals series the Mexican Mad Snakes came out slow in the first period not putting much pressure on the Dragons. in the 3 minute of the game.
Justin Cheng opened the scoring for the Dragons
This seemed the wake the snakes up and they started to
apply some pressure mid-way through the second period but couldn’t find a way past King Tobias in net. The flood gates opened with 6 minutes left in the period and some quick puck
movement by the Dragons led to 4 goals in 4 minutes setting a difficult task for the Mad Snakes in the second period. It was a much tighter second period with the Snakes hustling
and placing the kids under pressure causing them to cough up the puck however, a Jeremy Leung goal made the score 6-0 with 10 minutes left in the game. Mad Snakes only goal of the game with 4.40 left in the game. Liang Cheng scored the
Next Week at a glance
Tuesday – Finals Series 8.30pm – MMS vs. HSD Thursday – Finals series
3 Stars: Points:
1) King Tobias MMS:
2) Jeremy Leung
3) Justin Cheng HSD: J. Cheng (3g, 2a), J. Chow (2g, 1a), J.
8.30 – TBW vs. DON
L. Cheng (1g), C. Poon (1a).
Leung (1g, 1a), J. Tang (1g, 2a)
Saturday YIHL is on as normal, with an extra make up game.
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Final Series Donatello wins the series 2-1
Donatello come out fighting in game 2
Game 2: Donatello vs. Benchwarmers (5-2)
Donatello put in a stellar effort in game 2 to tie up the series 1-1 and force a game 3 which took place the same night. First period action was tight with both teams having chances. beating James Tang in net. Ray Chung scored the only goal of the period in the 8 minute,
Donatello came out firing in the second period and controlled the play well as the Donatello put in two goals early with Ray Chung and
Benchwarmers struggled to get their normal passing game going. Morton Lok both scoring. great game in net.
The Benchwarmers finally got on the score sheet and past Andrew Sponagle who was having a
The Benchwarmers started to apply the pressure in the final 8 minutes but Donna put the result
beyond doubt and converted a Morton pass to score her first goal of the game. 3 Stars: Points: 1) Ray Chung MMS: 2) Morton Lok 3) Andrew Sponagle
R. Chung (2g 1a), M. Lok (2g, 1a), D. Maniago (1g, 1a), W. Lam (1a). TBW: K. Yuen (2g), C. Tan (1a)
Award Winners: League MVP – Morton Lok Playoff MVP – Ray Chung Best Defender – Keith Yuen Points Leader – Eisuke Ishizuka
Most Sportsman – RogerKwok Top Goalie – Edward Lee Most Assists – Estelle Ip
Donatello takes the title in dramatic fashion
Game 3: Donatello vs. Benchwarmers (10-4)
The players had a 5 minute break before the final game begun. it was going to come down to who wanted it the most! seconds, giving Donatello the start that they wished for. pass from Keith Yuen. Both teams were short on the benches and only had 4 skaters, so Donna Maniago got away early and fired one past James in the opening 35 However scores were evened up 4 minutes later with Eisuke putting in a
Play was intense with both teams having scoring opportunites but Donatello converted theres putting in Hydration must not have been a priority and with 1 intense game already under their belt, players
three more goals in the period. started to get fatigued.
Both teams were happy for the break and it seemed it rejuvenated the Benchwarmers team as they came period. However, a dramatic turn of events as Tim Lau, the backbone of the With both teams only having 4 skaters, this
out and scored within the first minute of the 2
Benchwarmers team went down with a calf injury and was no longer able to play. meant play had to resume in a 3 on 3 format. around with ease.
Donatello used their experience to make use of the open space and move the puck Ray
Donatello put in 4 un-answered goals and ended up running away with the final game of the season.
Chung had a standout performance getting 7 points with Morton and Donna not far behind with 5 each. solid in net again facing 21 shots. 3 Stars: Points: 1) Ray Chung MMS: 2) Morton Lok 3) Donna Maniago
Andrew Sponagle was
R. Chung (3g 4a), M. Lok (2g, 3a), D. Maniago (5g). TBW: E. Ishizuka (2g, 1a) K. Yuen (1g, 1a), C. Tan (1g)
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Youth League Wrap Up
Assassins vs. Red Devils (8-5): The opening game saw two very different periods played as the Assassins put in 6 first period goals However a spirited fight back by the Red Devils led by Vinson Li whereas the Red Devils only buried the puck once in the period. saw them put in 4 goals.
The Red Devils couldn’t close the gap and the Assassins put in another 2 goals before the end of the game. The lead was short lived
Charges vs. Sharks (5-2): Sean Lee opened the scoring in this one finishing off a pass from Yujoe Kiuchi. and Russell Wong put in a goal 2 minutes later.
The rest of the period was tight with Sean picking up his second goal of the game The Charges kept the Sharks scoreless in the second period and put in two
and Arrow picking up 2 before the end of the period. goals of their own to win this one.
Flash vs. Rockets (8-1): This was a tight game to start off with but a 3 minute lapse in The Rockets got their only goal of
concentration by the Rockets let the Flash put in 4 quick goals and another right before the break. the game right before the break with Nicholas Tong and Vinson combining to score. Rockets goalie in the second period to seal the victory.
The flash then put 3 more goals past the The 10U Dragons played a great team
10U Dragons vs. Rockets (9-2):
game to defeat the Rockets with nearly all of the Dragons players picking up points. goals and 1 assist.
Vinson led the way for the Dragons collecting 5
Zachary Ho wasn’t far behind and acted as the play maker setting up 3 goals and scoring 2 of his own. The Scorpians took on the Sidewinders in what turned out to be an even affair. The Scorpians outshot The Scorpians led 2-1 at
Sidewinders vs. Scorpians:
their opponents 22-11 however Korbinian Lutz had a standout performance not letting much get by him.
the break but 2 goals in the second period put the Sidewinders back on top. The Scorpians evened the score at 3-3 with 5 minutes left in the period and neither team could find the go-ahead goal. Sidewinders vs. 12U dragons: The Sidewinders took no mercy on Scorpians vs. Sidewinders However fatigue Jerry vs. Lewis
the 12U Dragons team putting in 4 first period goals and then adding another 5 in the second period.
(6-1): In this week make up game, both teams were out to prove a point after finishing their last game in a draw. showed as the Sidewinders played their 3 game in a row and their legs couldn’t keep up with a fast Scorpians team. (3-1): In a tight game with only 22 shots in total, both teams were struggled to get shots on target.
Team Jerry was up at the break
2-0 and early in the second period made it 3-0. but it wasn’t to be with the game finished 3-1. at the break 3-2.
Jeremy Fong tried to spark a comeback with 3 minutes left scoring for Team Lewis 14U Dragons vs. Lewis: The Dragons continued their good form and were leading
Jason Fan put one in to level the scores 4 minutes into the second period, team Lewis worked hard to keep their
opponents scoreless in the second period and the Dragons failed to capitalize on a power play opportunity with 3 minutes left in the game!
Athletes of the Week
This award goes to team Donatello from Division 1, who came up against the regular season champions and were down 1-0 in the series to win the playoffs! Congratulations!