Coach’s Blog – 3 Point Weekend

The Barons gained 3 of 4 points from Spruce Grove this weekend at the Casman Centre losing 3-2 in overtime Friday before bouncing back with a 4-0 win Saturday.

Friday's effort saw Harrison Hendrix (10th) score with 33 seconds left in regulation to gain a point for the Barons. Danny Gayle (4th) scored earlier in the game while Brett Printz added 2 assists on the night. The shots were even at 29 each and both teams had 10 scoring chances on the night.

Saturday saw the Barons dominate from the start outshooting Spruce Grove 38-8 and outchancing the Saints 15-5. Taylor Graham (2nd) Parker Evans-Campbell (2nd) and Justin Fraser (6th,7th) all scored for the MOB. Harrison Hendrix and Kevin Lacroix each added 2 assists in the game. Ethan Wood secured his first AJHL shutout in the victory.

Did You Know

Taylor Graham's power play goal was his 3rd career game winning goal.

Matt Purmal leads the MOB with 61 hits followed by Zach Wittenburg 46, Harrison Hendrix 40, Alex Cromwell 40 and Taylor Graham 34.

Harrison Hendrix leads the Face Off statistics winning 63% of his draws, Adam Wilcox and Mike Marianchuk are at 60%, Danny Gayle is at 57% and Adam Durkee is at 51%.