In their first game in five days, the Soo Minor Midget Thunderbirds hit the ice against the Kapuskasing Flyers in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario at the John Rhodes Centre on October 6th in Great North Midget League action.
On Friday evening, Michael Neveau, Jason McCormick and Jack Matier each scored one goal each in the Thunderbirds 12 – 3 loss to the Cubs. Brock Santa Maria, Mateo Perri, Michael Neveau had an assist each for the Soo while Justin Mauro contributed to helpers for the Soo. Tyler Greco saw action between the pipes for the Thunderbirds in Friday evening’s action.
Game two on Saturday evening at the John Rhodes Centre, the Thunderbirds returned to action when they met the New Liskeard Cubs in Great North Midget League play.
Jason McCormick and Justin Mauro had the goals in the Soo’s 4 – 2 loss to the Cubs. Michael Chaffey, Cooper Smyl and Mateo Perri registered the contributors on the Soo’s two goals. Noah Zeppa had the goaltending duties for the Thunderbirds on Saturday.
On October 10th, the Minor Midget’s will travel to Sudbury to take on the Nickel Capital Major Midgets at the Gerry McCrory Arena in a 8:00 p.m start.