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!
GDI PROGRAM NEWS:
GDI Summer Camps:As the season has finished up for many minor hockey players it is now time to look forwarded to preparing for next year! In August GDI Prairies will be hosting a Summer Camp in Brandon and Winnipeg this year! To REGISTER Click Here. GDI’s camps have long stood for a comprehensive approach to goaltender development with a strong emphasis on the technical, psychological, physiological and equipment dimensions of the game. For more information on GDISummer Camps Click Here. ___________________________________________________________________________
Mowat Head to Regionals For 2nd Straight Year:Female netminders Brittni Mowat helped the Pembina Valley Hawks capture their 2nd straight MFMHL AAA Championship. The Hawks defended their MFMHL Championship with a hard fought 1-0 win over the Westman Wildcats to take the best of 5 Final 3-1. Brittni Mowat came up with a 26 save shutout to secure the win as the Hawks were outshot 26-17. The Hawks now host the Western Regionals vs the Saskatchewan winner the first weekend in April. Regina currently leads the SFMAAAHL Final Series 2-0 over Prince Albert.The Hawks are the defending Regional and National Champions winning the MFMHL keeps their hopes of repeating alive. ______________________________________________________________
Lieuwen Stops All 39 Shots For First AHL Win and Goose-Egg:Rookie goaltender Nathan Lieuwen stopped all 39 shots he faced to earn his first American Hockey League win. The win snaps a five-game winless streak against the Rampage as the Amerks finish their road trip with a 3-2-0-0 record and improve to 35-25-3-1 overall on the season. The Amerks return home to host the rival Syracuse Crunch on Wednesday, March 27 at The Blue Cross Arena in a 7:05 p.m. tilt. For more on this game Click Here.___________________________________________________________________________
THE WEEKLY WORD:
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._________________________________________________________________________________________