Despite yet another solid effort by Ryan Hall who made 41 saves, the Hawks dropped a close one on Friday night with a 1-0 loss to the Pembina Valley Twisters. The offense came up dry despite tossing 27 shots towards the Twisters Travis Klassen who recorded his first shutout of the season. Jeremie Goderis scored for the visitors late in the third, which proved to be the game winner. The Hawks are back in action on Sunday afternoon with a 2:45pm start over at the Civic Centre versus the Canucks.
Your Charleswood Hawks who are riding a 5 game win streak are set for a pair of games this weekend in the west end of town. On Friday they are set to host the sixth place Pembina Valley Twisters in their second meeting of the season. Last time these foes met the Hawks narrowly lost in 5-4 Overtime Shootout. The Twisters this season have been led by graduating player Fraser Mirrlees who currently sits sixth in league scoring. Puck is set to drop at 7:30pm on Friday over at the Coy.
On Sunday the Hawks travel across the Assiniboine to take on the 8-8-1 St.James Canucks in a matinee affair at 2:45pm. These 2 rivals never disappoint when they hit the ice, so make sure to pack a lunch and join us at the Civic Centre!
Name: Riley Gilmore
Weight: 220 lbs.
Birthdate: June 27th, 1996
Hometown: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Twitter/ Instagram/ Snapchat handle: @GilmoreRiley/rileygilm0re/riley_89
Hobbies: Golf, baseball, and working out.
Favorite TV Show: The Blacklist
Favorite Movie: Anything from the Fast and the Furious series
Favorite Actor/ Actress: Samuel L. Jackson
What is playing on my iPod right now: Country music
Favourite NHL team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Favourite NHL player: Sidney Crosby
Pregame rituals or superstitions: I always put on the left piece of equipment before the right
Favourite Rink: BellMTS Iceplex
Who would you most like to take to dinner: Emma Watson
Best Hockey Memory: Scoring the overtime winner in my rookie year against the Riels
Career goal: To become a lawyer
Favourite pre-game meal: Chicken and rice
If you were stuck on an island the 3 things you would have are: A bow and arrow, a water filter, and beer.