(WAUSAU, WI)- The Cyclones head to Blaine, Minnesota for the NA3HL Showcase this week. Cyclones come into the week with a (9-14-0-1) record. Today, December 20th the Cyclones take on the (12-8-0-0) El Paso Rhinos at 5:30pm. Tuesday, December 21st, the Cyclones take on the (11-14-1-0) Badlands Sabres at 12:15pm. Wednesday, December 22nd, Cyclones take on the (11-11-0-0) Alexandria Blizzard at 12:15pm to wrap up the Showcase.
What to Watch For
Watch for Cyclones forward Hayden Shoemake to continue his solid play heading into the NA3HL Showcase. Shoemake had a goal in last week’s Eagle River Junior Hockey Classic.
The Rhinos are led by Caden Butler who has eleven goals and nineteen assists in seventeen games played.
Zach Vockler leads the Badlands Sabres with thirteen goals and twenty-one assists in twenty-three games played.
Sean Kenny leads the Alexandria Blizzard with five goals and eighteen assists in twenty-two games played.
Between the Pipes
Cyclones are expected to split up the showcase games between Zach Dosan, native of Rosemount, Minnesota and Mitch Miscevich from Niles, Illinois. Dosan comes into the week with a (5-8-0-0) record and .926 save percentage, meanwhile Miscevich holds a 4-5-0-1 record and .924 save percentage. Miscevich comes off a terrific performance in Eagle River last Friday.
The Rhinos are expected to start Camden Pendleton in the net. Pendleton comes into the game with a (6-6-0-0) record with a .917 save percentage.
Sabres are expected to start Maxim Currie in the net for the game. Currie comes in with a (8-7-1-0) record and a .907 save percentage.
The Alexandria Blizzard are expected to have Joey Greilich between the pipes. Greilich comes into the week with a (4-4-0-0) record and a .869 save percentage.
The Cyclones return home to Marathon Park next week to take on the Oregon Tradesmen. Wednesday, December 29th, is Cyclones Sock Giveaway presented by Pizza Ranch and Thursday, December 30th is Youth Hockey Night presented by AmFam. Reserve your seats today at wausaucyclones.com.