Calgary Hitmen Clinch Scotty Munro Trophy

HITMEN TAME TIGERS TO FINISH IN FIRST PLACE OVERALL– The Calgary Hitmen have claimed the Scotty Munro Trophy for owning the best record during the 2008-09 WHL regular season.

 

The Hitmen defeated the Tigers 4-1 in Medicine Hat on Saturday night, giving them a record of 58-9-3-1 for 120 points – one more point than the Vancouver Giants, who finish their regular-season schedule with 119 points.

 

Carson McMillan and Alex Plante each tallied a goal and an assist while Chase Schaber and Joel Broda also scored for the Hitmen, who equal a franchise record for most points in a single season.  Martin Jones turned aside 19 of 20 shots he faced to record his 45th win of the season.

 

Tyler Ennis scored his 43rd goal of the season for the Tigers (36-29-4-3), who finish the season in fifth place in the Eastern Conference and will meet the Swift Current Broncos in the first round of the 2009 Playoffs.  Ryan Holfeld made 29 saves in the defeat.

 

Game Summary

 



Photo courtesy of Andy Devlin

 
 
 
Schedule & Results
Schedule & Results
Schedule & Results

Schedule & Results

August 26 / 2014

 
Swift Current
7:00 MDT
Moose Jaw
 
 
 

August 28 / 2014

 
Moose Jaw
7:00 MDT
Regina
 
 
 

August 29 / 2014

 
Seattle
11:30 PDT
Tri-City
 
 
 
Lethbridge
3:00 MDT
Prince Albert
 
 
 
Spokane
3:00 PDT
Portland
 
 
 
Calgary
7:00 MDT
Regina
 
 
 
Vancouver
7:00 PDT
Kamloops
 
 
 
Victoria
7:00 PDT
Everett
 
 
 

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