Aberdeen Wings Weekly Newsletter
January 21st – January 27th
The Wings traveled up North to Minot over the weekend to play a pair of games against the Minotauros. The Wings kept things close in both games but were unable to leave town with a win. Friday night the Wings went down 4-0 in the 2nd period before mounting a come back that ended up falling short 4-3. Scoring for the Wings were; Peter Krieger, Erik Baskin and Emil Blomqvist. Assisting on the goals were Holmquist, Horton, Krieger, and Grebosky. Saturday was more of a back and forth game. The Wings took the lead early only to see Minot come back and take the lead in the 2nd. The Wings were able to retake the lead in the 3rd but a late goal from Minot eventually sent the game into overtime and a shootout where the Wings were unable to hold off Minot. Scoring for Aberdeen Saturday were; Peter Krieger, Patrick Steinhauser and Jake Horton. Assisting on the goals were Mayrhauser, Parizek, Baskin, Cisar and McGing. For their efforts Jake Horton and Peter Krieger were named honorable mention NAHL Central Division Stars of the Week!
Sign up for Winger’s Kids Club at home games throughout the season! Open to all kids ages 3-12. For $40 they get into 10 home games, a free Wingers Kids Club T-Shirt, 5 visits to the sundae bar at Max & Erma’s. The Wings will also be participating in floor hockey this Tuesday evening at the YMCA. This Friday night is Ellendale night for $15 you get a bus ride to and from the Wings game along with a general admission ticket. Friday the Wings will also be having Skate With the Wings after the game! Saturday nights post game party is at Max and Erma’s! Sunday the Wings will be hosting a bowling party at the Village Bowl in Aberdeen! Kids Club Members who wear their kids club T-shirts will bowl for free. Everyone else gets a reduced rate.
Jake Horton, Peter Krieger and Justin Parizek were named to team Dakota in the upcoming Top Prospects Game to be played in Troy Michigan Feb. 18-20th.
The Wings 8-25-5 will be home this weekend vs. Bismarck 22-13-3 in the Titan Machinery Dakota Cup battle. The doors open at 5:30 and the puck drops at 7:15! As always you can get early tickets at C-Express and the Wolf Stop!