Steel Host Jets in Weekend Series
The Steel prepare to host the Janesville Jets for a weekend series. Janesville leads the battle for the Milk Can Trophy at four games to two with four games remaining between the two clubs in 2018-2019 regular season. Chippewa is coming off a weekend sweep against the Minnesota Magicians.
The Jets sit in the third place spot in the Midwest division. Forward Jack Vincent leads the team with 26 points, followed by Matt Hanewall with 21 points.
The last time these two teams faced off the Steel split the weekend with the Jets and secured an overtime win. Forward Jacob Dirks leads the team with 25 points, 16 goals, and 9 assists. Killian Kiecker-Olson follows with 24 points, 8 goals, and 16 assists.
The puck drops tonight at 7:10 p.m. for $2 Beer Night presented by Miller Lite. Fans can get tickets at the door or online at chippewasteelhockey.com
The Chippewa Steel are members of the NAHL which is the oldest and largest junior hockey league of its kind in the United States and one of only two USA Hockey-certified leagues that operate under the non pay-to-play model. The NAHL is also one of the best at advancing players to NCAA and professional hockey. Notable Alumni of the NAHL include Ryan Suter (MIN), Patrick Kane (CHI) and Phil Kessel (PIT) All league games are viewable via HockeyTV. For more information, visit chippewasteelhockey.com.