Drumheller shuts down Grizzlys to open home and home series
Dragons forwards Mitch Cook (right, 12) and Hunter Mills (21) celebrate the first goal of the game. Photo by Bryan Wilson.
The Drumheller Dragons chances of grabbing second place in the AJHL Viterra South Division improved with a solid win over Olds.
Dragons and Grizzlys set to face off in home and home series
Grizzlys defenceman Jack Goranson (25) and Dragons forward Wyatt Noskey (4). Photo by Bryan Wilson.
11 points separate the Drumheller Dragons and Olds Grizzlys in the Viterra AJHL South Division, but that doesn't mean this weekend's home and home series doesn't have any weight to it.
Former Pontiac burns Bonnyville in the shootout
(4) Wyatt Noskey scores the shootout winner. Photo by Bryan Wilson.
The Drumheller Dragons pulled into Bonnyville, AB at around 4:00 A.M. for a Sunday matinee match with the Pontiacs, a game full of story lines that went the full distance.
The 'Cap' is back
Drumheller Dragons captain, Ryan Suchorab. Photo by Bryan Wilson.
Ryan Suchorab returned to the Dragons lineup over the weekend, providing an immediate impact.
Junior 'A' hockey world sent spinning
Saints forward Nicolas Correale scores a controversial shootout winner against Jonny Hogue. Photo by Bryan Wilson.
The "boos" rained down from the stands in the Memorial Arena on Saturday night (January 17), following a 'spin-o-rama' game winning goal scored by Saints forward Nicolas Correale in the fifth round of the shootout, which led to the 4-3 win over the Dragons. But should the game winning goal have counted?
Saints need shootout to beat Dragons in Gas Drive Cup Final rematch
Dragons defenceman Ryan Suchorab (8) and Saints forward Travis McEvoy (25). Photo by Bryan Wilson.
For the third straight game, the Drumheller Dragons needed a shootout to decide a winner. For the second straight time, the Dragons lost in the shootout.
Zaharichuk named Definitive Optimization Player of the Month
Zaharichuk (39) accepts his Definitive Optimization Player of the Month award. Photo by Bryan Wilson.
In his third year with the Drumheller Dragons, Dakota Zaharichuk has emerged as one of the team's leaders.
Blazing the comeback trail?
Dragons forward Ethan James. Photo by Bryan Wilson.
A full month has passed since Ethan James last played a game. There is still no timetable for his return this season, but his recovery could be going quicker than expected.
Crunch time as season moves along
Jacob Schofield (left) and goaltender Jonny Hogue. Photo by Bryan Wilson.
The Dragons were relatively quiet on the trade front, making just one move as the CJHL trade deadline came and went.