Hockey season underway
Eagle River’s Jesse Johnson, left, shields the puck from Palmer’s Luke Wright on Friday, Nov. 8 at the Mac. The Wolves won 2-0.
Service 4, Eagle River 1
Blake Halfpenny scored Eagle River’s lone goal in a 4-1 loss to Service on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at Ben Boeke. With the loss, the Wolves fell to 1-2 overall.
Chugiak 4, Colony 0
Kris Tomazevic scored two goals to help Chugiak (2-1-1) blank Colony 4-0 on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at the McDonald Center. Zachary Krajnik and Hunter Hanson also scored for the Mustangs.
Chugiak goaltender DJ Paxson stopped all 12 shots for the shutout.
West 5, Chugiak 3
Kris Tomazevic tickled the twine twice and Taylor Garner added a goal for Chugiak in its 5-3 loss to West on Saturday, Nov. 9 at Ben Boeke.
Eagle River 2, Palmer 0
Justin Lopez earned a 24-save shutout in Eagle River’s 2-0 win over Palmer on Friday, Nov. 8 at the Mac. Connor Canterbury scored three and a half minutes into the game on a feed from Kyle Johnson. Riley Annis added an empty netter with 17 seconds left to seal the victory.
Chugiak 4, East 4
Taylor Garner scored a pair of goals in Chugiak’s 4-4 tie with East on Friday, Nov. 1 at Ben Boeke. Jonathan Banovetz and Andrew Beckett also scored for the Mustangs, who fired 43 shots on net.
South 7, Eagle River 0
South held Eagle River to just six shots as the Wolverines cruised 7-0 in the Wolves’ season opener Nov. 6 at Ben Boeke. Eagle River netminder Justin Lopez turned aside 32 shots.