MARTIN’S SHUTOUT HELPS OKANGAN ADVANCE TO SEMI-FINALS AFTER WIN OVER EDGE - MAROON
CALGARY, Alta. – Oleg Potemkin scored two goals and Darren Martin stopped all 31 shots faced for the shutout as the Okanagan Hockey Academy advances to the World Sport School Challenge semi-finals after a 5-0 win over Edge School – Maroon in the quarter-finals on Monday.
In an evenly-matched first period, Potemkin opened the scoring with 3:46 left in the frame, giving Okanagan a 1-0 lead after 20 minutes.
Edge – Maroon goaltender Malcolm Walilko stood on his head in the second period, stopping 11-of-12 shots that came his way, with Potemkin getting the lone puck past him, his second goal of the game, making it 2-0 Okanagan after two periods.
Daniel Nault, Drew Carter and Trevor Bottomley added to the Okanagan lead in the third period to make it 5-0, while Martin continued his perfect game, stopping all 14 shots he faced in the final period. Jason Cohan picked up two assists for Okanagan, who finished with a whopping 48 shots on goal in the victory.
Okanagan will take on Edge School – Gold in the semi-finals on Tuesday, while earlier in the day, Edge – Maroon will square-off with either the Swiss International Sports & Education Center or the Banff Hockey Academy in the fifth-place game.
|Game Information/Renseignements sur le match|
|Game #/No. de match||10 - Varsity
|Arena/Aréna||Markin MacPhail Centre - Rink B
|Date||Mon. Dec. 31, 2013
||Time/Heure||11:30 AM. MT
|Goals & Penalties/Buts et pénalités|
|First Period/Première période
16:14 OHA 25 Oleg Potemkin (22 Jason Cohan)
04:51 OHA 14 Tyson Taylor (Checking to the Head)
06:51 OHA 14 Tyson Taylor (Checking to the Head)
13:32 OHA 24 Nolan Zweep (Holding)
17:35 OHA 20 Cole Perison (Tripping)
|Second Period/Deuxième période
19:21 OHA 25 Oleg Potemkin (9 Daniel Nault, 16 Erik Hamelin)
10:02 EDG-M 16 John Jamieson (Hooking)
13:24 OHA 13 Jon McIntosh (Slashing)
19:27 EDG-M 5 Callum Owens (10-Minute Misconduct)
19:27 EDG-M 5 Callum Owens (Checking to the Head)
|Third Period/Troisième période
08:11 OHA 9 Daniel Nault (16 Erik Hamelin, 24 Nolan Zweep) PP
13:12 OHA 8 Drew Carter
19:20 OHA 2 Trevor Bottomley (8 Drew Carter, 22 Jason Cohan)
06:21 EDG-M 7 Patrick Stachiw (Boarding)
13:12 EDG-M 7 Patrick Stachiw (Checking to the Head)
13:12 OHA 24 Nolan Zweep (Unsportsmanlike Cnd.)
13:31 OHA 20 Cole Perison (Unsportsmanlike Cnd.)
15:12 EDG-M 7 Patrick Stachiw (Checking to the Head)
16:41 OHA 4 Luke Kalenuik (Hooking)
|Goaltenders/Gardien(ne)s de but|
|EDG-M||30 Malcolm Walilko||On 1/00:00||Off 3/20:00|
|OHA||35 Darren Martin||On 1/00:00||Off 3/20:00|
|Shots on Goal/Tirs au but||1||2||3||Total|
|Players of the Game/Joueur(se) du match|
|EDG-M||16 Erik Hamelin|
|OHA||30 Malcolm Walilko|