Three losses in four games for Welland since New Year

Welland Junior Canadians logoThe Welland Junior Canadians have had a rough start as the season has restarted in 2018 after a break for the holidays.

The Sunday Jan. 14/2018 ended in a 10 – 1 loss to the visiting first place Caledonia Pro-Fit Corvairs. Welland’s lone goal came from Matt Hobbs assisted by Alexander Dameski and Michael Dischiavi.

Earlier in the week, they won 5 – 2 in Buffalo against the Regals Tuesday Jan. 9/2018. The Welland goals came from:

  • Matt Hobbs, assisted by Matthew Giannini and Noah Bollert
  • Matthew Giannini, assisted by Tanner McEachern
  • Brendan Rylott, assisted by Philip Liakakos and Anthony Grigg
  • Tanner McEachern, assisted by Matthew Ginannini
  • Alexander Dameski, assisted by Philip Liakakos and Erik Nelson

Last weekend, they faced the second place Ancaster Avalanche in back-to-back Saturday/Sunday games.

In the Saturday Jan. 6/2018 in Ancaster, they lost 3 – 1 with Welland’s lone goal coming from Robert Moretto, assisted by Matt Hobbs and Tanner McEachern.

The Sunday Jan. 7/2018 in Welland ended in a 4 – 3 double overtime loss for the Junior Canadians against the Avalanche.

Welland’s goals came from:

  • Noah Blakely for two, the first one assisted by Robert Moretto and Alexander Dameski, the second one assisted by Matt Hobbs and Daelyn Minovski
  • Maliek Powell, assisted by Mattew Giannini and Noah Bollert

The Welland Junior Canadians are currently holding down the sixth place spot in the GOJHL Golden Horseshoe Division. For current statistics see the GOJHL website:

The Welland Junior Canadians will be in action again on Saturday Jan. 20/2018 in Fort Erie against the Meteors at 7:15 p.m. then on Sunday Jan. 21/2018 at home against the Thorold Blackhawks at 7 p.m.





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