ICE HAWKS UPDATE: Home Game Tonight vs Willmar Friday February 9th

NEWS AND NOTES

Home game tonight vs Willmar Warhawks, Friday February 9th…puck drops at 7:05pm.

Saturday February 10th at New Ulm Steel

Friday February 9th  The Warhawks come to Rochester following their overtime loss to the Ice Hawks in Willmar last weekend.   The Warhawks are led by Coach Steve Yurichuk.  Coach Yurichuk has the Warhawks in 4th place in the West Division (18-17-3).  Ice Hawks Coach Chris Blaisuis began the season as the Warhawks head coach.

Warhawks  players to watch –  leading scorers:    #9 Zach Martin (16g, 20a- 36 pts); #7 Braden Shea (13g,22a- 35 pts);  #8 Brandon Holt (16g, 14a- 30 pts) and #16 Wyatt Toll (5g,25a- 30 pts).   Top goalie: #30 Luke Fry  (3.24gaa, 90.1.8 sav%)

Ice Hawks News-

Congratulations to Lake Powell who was selected to play for the Central Division team at the Top Prospects Tounament in Plymouth,  Michigan.  The tournament is held on Feb.27 & 28th.

Ice Hawks acquired forward Cole Bloemer from the Louisiana Drillers in exchange for cash, a tender and a draft pick.  In addition, defenseman Duncan Adams who played with the Ice Hawks last season has rejoined the team.  He will be a welcome addition.  Adams has played in the SIJHL and the USPHL this season and is happy to return.

The Ice Hawks have added several new players to their final roster for the last month of the season. Check the roster online on Feb 9th for what will be the final roster for the season and playoffs.   The printed roster on game night may not include the late additions since it is printed earlier in the week.

Special Events-

2/16/18  Mascot Night- Come see the Minnesota Vikings  mascot- Viktor the Viking 

2/17/18  KTTC Night

The Ice Hawks Merchandise Booth will not be open on February 9th.  Join us on the weekend of February 16 and 17th to purchase Ice Hawks logo items.