The first CSSHL Showcase ever held in Manitoba got underway on Friday, highlighting an exciting nine-game day.
BWC Academy (4)
Northern Alberta Xtreme (3)
Winnipeg, MB – Tyler Schleppe (Vancouver, BC) had the shootout winner as the BWC Academy edged the Northern Alberta Xtreme by a 4-3 score.
Elan Bar-Lev-Wise (Vancouver, BC) found the back of the net twice for BWC, which got 22 saves from goaltender Nick Lee (Burnaby, BC).
Delta Hockey Academy (8)
OHA Edmonton (1)
Winnipeg, MB – A five-point outing from Ben Ward (Kamloops, BC) paced the Delta Hockey Academy to an 8-1 win over OHA Edmonton.
Corson Hopwo (Duncan, BC) chipped in with a pair of goals along with two helpers, while goaltender Geo Wilson (Halfmoon Bay, BC) turned aside 27-of-28 shots fired his way, earning his 30th career CSSHL victory.
Pacific Coast Hockey Academy (4)
Pursuit of Excellence (2)
Winnipeg, MB – Four different skaters found the back of the net as the Pacific Coast Hockey Academy used a balanced attack en route to a 4-2 win over the Pursuit of Excellence.
Sean Kanervisto (Columbus, OH) made 21 saves in the Pacific Coast crease, picking up his first victory of the season.
Rink Hockey Academy (4)
Okanagan Hockey Academy Red (2)
Winnipeg, MB – Brock Gould (Highlands Ranch, CO) stopped 33-of-35 shots as the Rink Hockey Academy skated to a 4-2 victory over Okanagan Hockey Academy Red.
Nathan Driver (East St. Paul, MB) led all skaters with a goal and assist, while Jacob Brook (Roblin, MB) finished the night with a pair of helpers.
Edge School (5)
Banff Hockey Academy (1)
Banff, AB – A three-goal effort from Nikolas Sombrowski (Fernie, BC) propelled Edge School to a 5-1 win over the Banff Hockey Academy.
Shawn Wiranta (Calgary, AB) made 15 saves between the pipes, while Kyle Crosbie (Cremcha, AB) finished the night with three assists.