The first round of the 2012 EJHL Gary Dineen Cup Playoffs has
concluded and the VJW Junior A team has advanced to the quarterfinal round for the second season in a row.
EJHL Defensive Player of the Week (2/29)
This past weekend, the Warriors rode the outstanding goaltending of Fabian Sivnert (Hollviken, Sweden) to a
series win over New York Apple Core. Apple Core’s Zander Masucci and the VJW’s Conor Riley (Massena, NY) scored their teams’ only goals in the opener while
Riley, Devin Smith (Grafton, MA), and Trevor Braun lit the lamp in the Warriors’ 3-0
win on Wednesday. Sivnert made 66 saves in the series.
Next up for the Warriors will be a
quarterfinal showdown with the Jersey Hitmen this weekend at the Ice
Vault in Wayne, New Jersey. The teams will face off on Saturday at 5:00
p.m. and then again at 12:00 p.m. on Sunday. The first team to three (3) points or more wins. All games will be broadcast on FastHockey.com.Prior to the start of the playoffs, Noah Klag
(Bryn Mawr, PA) was recognized by the league as the EJHL Defensive Player of
the Week after he made 42 saves in the Warriors' 4-3 overtime win over
the Springfield Pics on February 25.