The Elmira Jackals, ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres and the AHL's Rochester Americans, continue the three-game mini series against the Kalamazoo Wings tonight at First Arena.
Elmira Jackals (11-8-0-0) vs. Kalamazoo Wings (7-11-1-1)
DATE: Friday, December 4, 2015
TIME: 7:05 P.M. EST
LOCATION: First Arena
BROADCAST: 1410 WELM AM
Kalamazoo Wings: Bios
ECHL: Media Kit
MAGNIFYING THE MATCHUP
Tonight the Jackals host the Kalamazoo Wings for the second of five meetings this season and the second of three at First Arena. On Wednesday, these two teams met in a penalty-filled affair, as the Jackals handled the Wings 4-1 behind 25 saves from C.J. Motte and goals from Cason Hohmann, Tyler Currier, Allan McPherson and Jacob MacDonald. The two teams combined for four fights and 96 penalty minutes as tempers flared in the final minute. Tomorrow will mark the third and final meeting of the season in Elmira. The Jackals all-time record against Kalamazoo is 10-13-8.
- Rookie forward Cason Hohmann is ranked second among rookies with 21 points (10 goals, 11 assists). His 10 goals lead all first-year skaters and tie him for third among all ECHL skaters.
- Nathan Oystrick is tied for second in the league with seven power-play assists.
- Elmira is 6-1-0 in one-goal games.
- The Jackals are 10-0-0 when leading after two periods.
- Scott Jacklin leads all rookies in shooting percentage at 26.3% (five-for-19).
- Tyler Currier is second in the league with a 31.6% shooting percentage (six-for-19).
- Elmira is 6-0-0 when scoring first.
JACKALS STAT LEADERS
Goals: Cason Hohmann (10)
Assists: Cason Hohmann (11)
Points: Cason Hohmann (21)
PIMs: Spiro Goulakos (43)
+/-: Colin Jacobs (+8)
W: C.J. Motte (5)
GAA: Niklas Lundstrom (2.92)
SV%: Niklas Lundstrom (0.931)
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December 4: Elmira Jackals vs. Kalamazoo Wings at First Arena - 7:05 p.m. Click here for tickets or call (607) 734-7825!
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