70% of the 2016-2017 Schedule is now in the books for at least one of the the three teams in the League, being the first place Cataracts,who take on the Clarenville Ford Caribous this weekend at the Joe Byrne Memorial Stadium in GFW. The Bous,with two games "in hand", are hotly contesting the Cats for first place.
The games this weekend should be pretty competitive - with getting ,(or keeping), first place being on the line,depending on which of the two team's point of view you take. [Full Story]
The Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts dropped a pair of games to the Gander Flyers in Central West Coast Senior hockey action over the weekend. The Cataracts scored three times in the 3rd period Saturday night to send the game into overtime but eventually lost 7-6. Then on Sunday the Flyers defeated the Cataracts 5-1.
Despite the pair of losses the Cataracts moved 5 points ahead of the second place Clarenville Caribous. The Cataracts will host the Caribous for a pair of games this coming weekend. [Full Story]
The Kelly Ford Gander Flyers ended an 11 game losing streak Saturday with a 7-6 victory over the Grand Falls Windsor Cataracts.
The Flyers rode the 4 point effort of Brandon Hynes in the Victory. Hynes had a Hat Trick in the victory while netminder Marc Cheverie stopped 51 of 57 shots.
The Flyers jumped out to a 3-1 first period lead with goals from Mitch Oake, Brandon Hynes and Brandon Nicholas while Colin Circelli replied for the Cats.
Brandon Hynes (2) and Andrew Ryan increased the 2nd period lead to 6-2 with Brandon Bussey scoring the only Cats tally. [Full Story]