(Photo Jacob Gorden Debuts in goal for the Bruins)
The Bruins defeated the Gananoque Islanders 6-4 tonight on the strength of Jackson Savery’s Hatty. He opened the scoring and closed the scoring with goals by Justin Bennett, Cameron Moffitt and Daniel Giorgio in between.
Making his Bruins debut in goal was Jacob Gorden getting his first win of the season. Uxbridge is in Amherstview Sunday at 7:25 pm and back in Uxbridge next Friday Oct.5th to host the Georgina Ice.
We are pleased to announce that Andrew Langlands has accepted the position of Head Coach of the Bruins. Andrew spent last year as an assistant with the Markham Royals of the OJHL and previous to that he was the Assistant Coach of our very own Bruins. Andrew’s knowledge of the game is extensive and he brings a calm and disciplined approach to our bench. Joining Andrew on the bench this year we would like to welcome the following two assistant coaches to the Bear Den.
Trevor Cox an Uxbridge Resident and pillar of the Uxbridge community rejoins the team he played 5 years for. Trevor saw success here as a player earning several division titles and a trip to the Schmaltz Cup in 2002.
We also extend a warm Uxbridge welcome to former Captain of the Bruins Mike Spataro. Mike a Pickering resident also saw success as a player with the Bruins and his knowledge of the game has seen him coach at the AAA level.
We are pleased to add both these gentleman to the fold.
Director of Hockey Operations/General Manager
Uxbridge Bruins Jr Hockey Club
The Bruins closed out their PJHL Pre-season schedule last night at the Bear Den with a 12-0 over the Campbellford Rebels.
Our organization would like to thank the Rebels for visiting us on very short notice, and we wish them the best of luck this season.
Bruins faced the Little Britain Merchants in their 4th exhibition game on Friday night in Stouffville.
During the second period, returnee from the 16/17 season, Nick Sribny, took control of the puck from behind the Bruins net and went end to end eluding the defenders and finishing bar down. Other goals came from Daniel Giorgio, Justin Bennett, Thomas Sheedy, and Jackson Savery who netted the last 2.
The boys outshot the Merchants 58-28 in the 6-0 victory.
Sharing the shutout was 17 year old Leo Davidson, and Jake Gordon.
The boys travel to Port Hope on Tuesday September 4th, and then its back in Uxbridge on Friday September 7th for the final exhibition.