North Division Weekly – March 26


  • Ryan Schmelzer recorded his first professional goal and assist on Saturday at Manchester.
  • The Thunder are 10-2-3 in their last 15 games.
  • Adirondack visits Worcester on Wednesday and hosts Reading on Saturday and Worcester on Sunday.


  • Luc-Olivier Blain has four points (2g-2a) in his last three games.
  • Brampton is sixth with 34.48 shots per game.
  • The Beast visit Worcester on Friday and Saturday.


  • Michael Doherty is on an eight-game point streak (5g-5a).
  • The Monarchs are 23-10-3 when outshooting their opponent.
  • Manchester is at Reading on Wednesday and Friday and Wheeling on Saturday.


  • Brian Morgan has scored the game-winning goal in the Royals last two wins.
  • Reading has outscored its opponents 117-87 at home.
  • The Royals host Manchester on Wednesday and Friday and visit Adirondack on Saturday.

  • Ayrton Valente and Kevin Spinozzi both scored their first professional goals in Friday’s win against Brampton.
  • The Nailers have won 20 home games for the eighth time in the last 10 seasons.
  • Wheeling hosts Cincinnati on Tuesday, visits Toledo on Friday and hosts Manchester on Saturday.

  • Mitch Gillam is 10-4-2 in his last 16 starts.
  • Worcester is 16-7-3 in its last 26 games.
  • The Railers host Adirondack on Wednesday and Brampton on Friday and Saturday and are at Adirondack on Sunday.