Gladstone Lakers cool the Jets

Eoin Devereux
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A five point performance from Garrett Johnston (3 goals - 2 assists) powered the Gladstone Lakers to an 8-3 win over the Wawanesa Jets on Saturday, Jan. 6.
Along with the solid outing from Johnston, teammates Jesse Hall (2G - 2A) Sean Kubas (1G - 3A) each had four point efforts, while Josh Kobelka was the leading scorer for Wawanesa, with two point (1G -1A) of the night.

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Four Neepawa Natives picked for Player Showcase

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By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

Ashton Anderson, Griffin Chwaliboga, Justin Metcalf and Ryan Heino of the Neepawa Natives have been selected to take part in the inaugural SJHL/MJHL Player Showcase. The Showcase will feature the top 60 college eligible players from each league on the three teams.  Heino has been chosen to play on the MJHL 18 & under squad, while Metcalf, Anderson and Chwaliboga will play on one of the two 19-20 year-old MJHL teams.

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Neepawa Natives split weekend road swing

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By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The Neepawa Natives collected two of a possible four points on a recent road trip to Winnipeg and Steinbach. Neepawa knocked off the Winnipeg Blues on Saturday, Jan. 6, by the score of 9-4. The next night in Steinbach, the Pistons topped the Natives 5-2. These results leave Neepawa with an 18-19-3 record, good enough for 39 points and seventh place in the MJHL standings. 

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Yellowhead Chiefs update - Jan. 5, 2018

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Female Midget Chiefs top Central Plains

Four goals in the first period helped power the Yellowhead Chiefs to a 6-2 win over the Central Plains Capitals in Manitoba Female Midget Hockey League action. Sadie Wood of Rivers scored a pair of goals and added two assists in the victory on Thursday, Jan. 4 at the Shoal Lake Communiplex.

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Neepawa Natives open 2018 with a win

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By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The Neepawa Natives picked up a very important two points in the MJHL standings, in their first game of 2018, with a 5-3 win over Waywayseecappo on Wednesday, Jan. 3.

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