Drayton doubles Listowel in NDCHL hockey action


The game was tied after the first period and Listowel took the lead after the second. But five unanswered goals in the third gave Drayton a convincing win.

Eric Deckers had three goals and three assists for a solid six-point night for Drayton. Jessie Hoekstra chimed in with a hat trick as well. Rob DeWeerd finished the Drayton scoring with a goal and an assist. Other assists were earned by Cam Mohle, Colton Hoekstra and Mike Hessels.

Shayne Martin led Listowel with two goals. The other Listowel goals were secured by Braeden Gingerich and Josh Shantz. Assists were awarded to Travis Kuepfer, Phil Shantz, Mike Gingrich, Greg Bauman, Brad Gratz, Trevor Kuepfer and Curtis Wagler.


Floradale led in each of the periods, but it was the third period surge of four goals that put the game away. Conner Bauman and Brandon Martin led the Floradale offense with two goals and an assist. Greg Martin added a pair of goals. Corey Wideman and Ryan Martin each added a goal and two assists. Other assists went to Nick Martin, Ryan Weber, Javan Martin and Willis Martin.

Pat Landman responded for Missionary with two goals, followed by Tyson Robous with a goal and an assist. Jamie Hoelscher scored the other Missionary goal. Assists were earned by Read Shantz, Pat Downey, Devin McGuire, and Dave Scholten.


Community built up a 2-0 lead after the first period. But goals by Kyle Martin and Laverne Metzger tied the game for Bethel after the second period. Assists were earned by Nathan Holland and Tony Martin.

The three goals scored by Community in the third decided the game.

Ryco Martin and Jeff Horst each scored two goals for Community with the final goal coming from Dustin Bults. Assists went to Joe Gerbe, Lamar Martin, Colin Snyder, John Horst, Kevin Gingrich, and Brady Lane.