Steel Get Ready to Take on Ice Dogs
The Steel will be taking on the Fairbanks Ice Dogs this Saturday.
The Ice Dogs sit at the 2nd place spot in the Midwest Division and hold a record of 14-9 so far this season. Jonathan Sorenson leads the ice dogs with 25 points. Minnesota native Jax Murray follows with 21 points. Murray is committed to D1 Arizona State University. The Ice dogs are coming off a split weekend with the Kenai River Brown Bears.
The Steel are coming off a tough loss to the Aberdeen Wings last weekend. Tomas Vochozka and Camden Thiesing are still the top skaters for the Steel. Vochozka with 21 points and Thiesing with 14. The Steel will look to beat the Ice Dogs at home again, just like they did in the home opener.
The puck drops at 7:10 p.m. tonight for Ice Scraper Giveaway night presented by Nordson. Get your tickets now online at chippewasteelhockey.com or tonight at the door.
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.