NTFA Summer 2021 League Game #3 is Monday, June 21, 2021.
Captains for this week are AJ - Blue (469-954-2645) and Case - Red (512-779-3754). Rosters are posted. Case's team (RED) will arrive early to set up boards. EVERYBODY SHOULD BRING A RED AND A BLUE JERSEY IN CASE OF ROSTER ADJUSTMENTS DUE TO DROP-INS OR NO-SHOWS.
7:00 - 7:30 pm:
Arrive, setup, drop-in team assignment, warmup. Red team is assigned rink setup, Blue team responsible for assigning scorekeeper and rink cleanup.
7:30 - 7:50: Training Topic - 2-2, 2-1 rushes
7:50 - 8:00: Warmup, game prep, final rosters submitted
8:00 - 9:15: Game (3 x 20 min)
9:15: Cleanup (Blue team puts away boards/nets)
Week #3 Training Topic:
2-2, 2-1 rushes. Includes offensive strategies, defensive responsibilities, goalie interface. There were clear breakdowns last week that resulted in goals scored. EVERYBODY needs this review so be ready to participate at 7:30.
Last week's game was very close on the scoreboard. Blue eked out the win 6-5 and dominated possession, outshooting Red 36-22. Chris Ekman tallied 3 goals, two of which were heads up plays on turnovers. Nick and Landon VanPatten each had a goal and assist. Ethan VanPatten picked up the win in net with 17 saves on 22 shots against. Case Connor picked up 2 goals for Blue and Dan Torretta had 1 goal and 2 assists. Alex Gross had 30 saves on 36 shots against. Remember, since we change teams each week, the team name listed for a player on the stats page reflects the current team assignment and not the team where points were earned.
If you haven't registered for summer league, no problem. Drop-ins are encouraged. Pay only $10.