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Weekend Recap – Springfield SWEEPS!

Your Springfield Jr. Blues came away with a 6-3 win tonight against Coulee Region, sweeping the series. They will face the Chill again next weekend in Coulee Region. Be sure to stop by Cooper’s AlleySide to catch all of our away games!


Your Springfield Jr. Blues started off the scoring at 0:44 of the first period with a goal from Ethan Stewart, with assists from Haviland and Kozyrev. Coulee Region responded with two of their own, before Fabio Hollenstein lit the lamp one more time for Springfield. His goal was at 17:37 of the period with assists from Kozyrev and Walter. We ended the period 2-2.


In the second period, Springfield started off the scoring once again with a goal from Spencer DenBeste at 3:44, with assists from Brainin and Hollenstein. Coulee quickly retaliated, tying the game once again. The score stayed 3-3 through most of the period, until Brandon Puricelli found the back of the net with just 11 seconds remaining in the period. His timely goal sent us into the second intermission leading 4-3.


The third period was quiet for a while until both Ethan Stewart and Giovanni Carabelli found empty netters at 18:34 and 19:32, respectively.


Your stars of the game are Nikita Kozyrev, Fabio Hollenstein, and with two goals tonight, Ethan Stewart!

Weekend Preview

Your Springfield Jr. Blues will return from a two game series against the Coulee Region Chill. This Saturday night will be Family Night at the Nelson Center. Tickets are $40 for a family of four, including a hot dog and soda for each person!


Tales of the Tape: Kenai River Brown Bears

12-25-1-2 | 40 GP | GAA: 4.03 | GFA: 2.70 | Top Scorers: Luke Radetic (G – 21, A – 18, Pts. – 39, GP – 40); Gil Garcia (G – 16, A – 11, Pts. – 27, GP – 40); Cameron McDonald (G – 1, A – 26, Pts. – 27, GP – 39)


Offense to Watch:

Luke Radetic – This Kenai River forward has 21 goals this season, including 8 power play goals. The high scorer also logs regular assists, setting his teammates up for scoring chances regularly! Springfield will have to work to limit his chances.


Manning the Blue Line:

Cameron McDonald – This d-man may not find the back of the net often, but he has a whopping 26 assists so far this season. Springfield will have to work to limit his offensive chances.


Between the Posts:

Arthur Pavliukov – The goalie has played 979 minutes this season and holds a record of 5-11-0-0. Springfield shouldn’t underestimate him when they face him this Saturday!


Tales of the Tape: Springfield Jr. Blues

19-16-3-2 | 38 GP | GAA: 2.89 | GFA: 2.79 | Top Scorers: Jeff Skinner (G – 15, A – 18, Pts. – 33, GP – 36); Ethan Stewart (G – 14, A – 16, Pts. – 30, GP – 38); Nikita Kozyrev (G – 12, A – 15, Pts. – 27, GP – 37)


Offense to Watch:

Jeff Skinner – The Springfield forward has totaled 33 points this season, pretty evenly split between goals and assists. He will look to continue his offensive contributions this weekend!


Manning the Blue Line:

Jordan Muzzillo – This blue liner has 22 points this season, and will look to continue his impressive two way play this weekend against the Brown Bears!


Between the Posts:

Evan Fear – the netminder has played 985 minutes this season, and sports a record of 8-7-2-0. He will look to stay sharp against Kenai River!