North Division Weekly – March 19


  • Desmond Bergin is tied for first among defensemen with five game-winning goals.
  • The Thunder are 9-1-3 in their last 13 games.
  • Adirondack is at Manchester on Friday and Saturday.


  • Brandon Marino became the Beast’s career goals leader on Sunday.
  • Brampton is 18-1-2 when leading after two periods.
  • The Beast are at Wheeling on Friday and Toledo on Saturday and host Indy on Sunday.


  • Charles Williams leads rookie goaltenders with 21 wins.
  • The Monarchs have outscored their opponents 75-49 in the third period.
  • Manchester hosts Reading on Wednesday and Adirondack on Friday and Saturday.


  • Nolan Zajac recorded his 100th career point on Saturday against Brampton.
  • Reading has points in 11 of its last 12 games (6-1-5).
  • The Royals visit Manchester on Wednesday and host Worcester on Friday and Saturday.

  • Riley Bourbonnais is tied for sixth among rookies with 21 goals.
  • The Nailers are third on the power play at 19.8 percent (50-for-253).
  • Wheeling hosts Worcester on Wednesday, Brampton on Friday and Cincinnati on Saturday.

  • Mitch Gillam is 6-1-0 in his last seven starts with a 1.82 goals-against average and a save percentage of .932.
  • Worcester is 48-for-51 on the penalty kill over its last 20 games (94.1 percent).
  • The Railers are at Wheeling on Wednesday and Reading on Friday and Saturday.