Drayton racks up nine goals in win over Missionary in NDCHL hockey


Following a 1-1 tie after the first period, Drayton took the lead in the second and added four more unanswered goals in the third. Colton Hoekstra raked up a hat trick and four assists for a seven-point game. Eric Decker scored once and assisted on three. Cam Mohle scored a goal with two assists. Rob DeWeerd scored a pair, while Brandon Rumph and Darren Mohle each scored one goal.

Jamie Hoelscher led the Missionary squad with one goal and an assist. Matt Burnett and Reid Shantz also scored for Missionary.

Kevin Ottens faced 39 shots in the Drayton net to keep held assure the win.


Listowel scored one goal in the first, and two in both the second and third periods.

Zach Gingrich scored a hat trick and Phil Shantz who had a goal and an assist. Travis Kuepfer scored the other Listowel goal. Assists were earned by Braeden Gingerich, Josh Shantz, Shayne Martin, Brad Gratz, Mike Gingrich, Austin Brubacher, and Ray Jantzi.

Bethel scored late in the first and then again in the third. Laverne Metzger and Matt Martin scored the goals, assisted by Garrett Martin and Matt Taylor.


Community started things off in the first period with a goal by Jeff Horst. A rush at net ended with the puck tucked under the pads. Assisted by Cal Martin.

Floradale tied the game in the final minute of the period with a slap shot by Conner Bauman for the unassisted goal.

Community took the lead in the second period with two short handed goals. Both were scored off rebounds. Kevin Gingrich and Brady Lane scored the goals, assisted by Dustin Bults, Gerald Martin and Colin Snyder.

Three more unanswered goals in the third put the game away for Community. Bults, Gingrich and Lane scored the goals, with each assisting on the other’s.