Sunday, November 6, 2011

Week 6 Review

Review: The Oil Kings played just once over the last week, beating the Seattle Thunderbirds 4-1 Saturday night at Rexall Place.  The Kings received goals from Kristians Pelss (7), Jordan Peddle (1), Mark Pysyk (1) and Curtis Lazar (5).  The Kings spent the week practicing, and fighting the flu bug which made its way through the lineup.

Last Week:  Saturday Nov. 5- Win 4-1 vs Seattle

Upcoming: Things pick up again this week with a four game swing through the BC division.  The trip opens up with Edmonton's first appearance in Victoria where they face the Royals Tuesday night.  They visit Vancouver Wednesday, Kelowna Friday and wrap it up in Kamloops Saturday.

Leaders: Goals: TJ Foster, Kristians Pelss (7)
Assists: Martin Gernat (12)
Points: Gernat (18)
PIMS: Mason Geertsen, Klarc Wilson (34)
Wins: Laurent Brossoit (9)

Firsts: Game- Martin Gernat, Ashton Sautner, Cole Benson @ Red Deer, Sept 25. Tristan Jarry @ Saskatoon, Oct 8.  Cody Corbett @ Brandon Oct 29.

Goal- Gernat @ Red Deer, Sept 25,Curtis Lazar vs Medicine Hat Sept 30 (first regular season goal, scored in playoffs Mar 31, 2011), Mitch Moroz @ Swift Current Oct. 9, Ashton Sautner vs Portland Oct 21.

Point- Gernat, Sautner @ Red Deer Sept 25, Tristan Sieben @ Medicine Hat Oct 1.

Win- Tristan Jarry Oct 26 vs Everett.

Streaks: Points- Michael St. Croix 10 games (4-11-15)

Notes: Mark Pysyk, Michael St. Croix, and Griffen Reinhart have been selected to represent Team WHL in the Subway Super Series against Team Russia.

Drafted: Mark Pysyk-Buffalo Sabres (1st Round, 2010), Kristians Pelss- Edmonton Oilers (7th, 2010), Keegan Lowe- Carolina Hurricanes (3rd, 2011), Travis Ewanyk- Oilers (3rd, 2011), Michael St. Croix- New York Rangers (4th, 2011), Martin Gernat- Oilers (5th, 2011), Laurent Brossoit- Calgary Flames (6th, 2011)

Tuesday- @ Victoria Royals, Save On Foods Memorial Centre, 7pm PST
Wednesday- @ Vancouver Giants, Pacific Coliseum 7pm PST
Friday- @ Kelowna Rockets, Prospera Place 7:05 pm PST
Saturday- @ Kamloops Blazers, Interior Savings Centre, 7:00 pm PST