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2015-2016

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Ames | Cedar Rapids | Des Moines Capitals | Des Moines Oak Leafs | Dubuque | Kansas City
Lincoln | Mason City | Omaha | Quad City | Sioux City | Waterloo

Season Notes
Varsity and Jr. Varsity tournaments now have free admission. Annual team dues were increased to offset expenses.
The Des Moines Capitals now hold the record for most Varsity Regular-Season Championships with eight titles.


VARSITY REGULAR-SEASON CHAMPION
Des Moines Capitals (27W-0L-0OTL-1SOL)

VARSITY TOURNAMENT CHAMPION
February 26-28, 2016 - Ames/ISU Ice Arena
Championship Game: Kansas City Jets 5, Des Moines Capitals 0

VARSITY TOURNAMENT MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
Erik Schuette - Kansas City Jets

VARSITY COACH-OF-THE-YEAR
Brian Spring - Des Moines Capitals

VARSITY SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Quad City Blues

Varsity Tournament Results - February 26-28, 2016 - Ames/ISU Ice Arena
Quarterfinal Games #4 Des Moines Oak Leafs 5, #5 Omaha 1
#3 Dubuque 2, #6 Sioux City 3
#2 Kansas City 4, #7 Quad City 0
#1 Des Moines Capitals 4, #8 Mason City 0
Consolation Semifinal Games Dubuque 4, Quad City 3
Omaha 2, Mason City 1
Championship Semifinal Games Kansas City 7, Sioux City 0
Des Moines Capitals 5, Des Moines Oak Leafs 2
Fifth-Place Game Dubuque 2, Omaha 3
Third-Place Game Des Moines Oak Leafs 3, Sioux City 4
Championship Game Des Moines Capitals 0, Kansas City 5

 

Varsity Regular Season Standings - FINAL*
Team Name GP W L OTL SOL PTS GF GA PIM
Central
1-Des Moines Capitals 28 27 0 0 1 55 163 45 362
4-Des Moines Oak Leafs 28 18 8 2 0 38 88 72 491
8-Mason City 28 13 13 1 1 28 67 84 426
Ames 28 2 25 0 1 5 42 149 484
East
3-Dubuque 28 15 12 1 0 31 110 99 544
7-Quad City 28 13 12 0 3 29 73 70 227
Waterloo 28 12 14 2 0 26 77 93 585
Cedar Rapids 28 0 27 1 0 1 49 166 367
West
2-Kansas City 28 25 1 1 1 52 152 37 417
5-Omaha 28 18 10 0 0 36 88 80 474
6-Sioux City 28 14 12 1 1 30 109 107 445
Lincoln 28 11 15 0 2 24 91 107 443
*Tournament seeding: Each division champion seeded 1-3 based on points earned during the regular season. Next five teams, regardless of division alignment, seeded 4-8 based on points earned during the regular season.

 

Varsity Top-Ten Scorers
RK Player, Team GP G A PTS PIM PP SH GWG
1 Blake Ramsey, DM Capitals 28 30 58 88 4 4 0 4
2 Joe Krueger, DM Capitals 28 41 38 79 8 3 1 3
3 Jason Noga, DM Capitals 27 26 46 72 8 4 2 6
4 Dawson Engle, Kansas City 27 21 43 64 46 7 1 3
T5 Kean Kontor, Lincoln 28 38 20 58 84 6 2 5
T5 Zach Curry, Kansas City 28 32 26 58 40 7 1 5
7 Skyler Beller, Sioux City 28 31 25 56 62 8 1 2
8 Alex Hoehn, Kansas City 27 20 30 50 50 5 1 3
T9 Carter Grobstick, Dubuque 28 30 18 48 90 3 4 4
T9 Tanner Frerichs, Sioux City 27 19 29 48 50 2 0 5

 

Varsity Silver Glove Goaltenders
RK Player, Team GP W L OTL SO GA GAA SV SV%
1 Erik Schuette, Kansas City 18 15 1 0 7 16 0.91 326 0.953
2 Nikita Kozak, DM Capitals 26 25 0 0 2 40 1.55 555 0.933
3 Bryce Andry, Quad City 28 13 12 0 5 62 2.22 805 0.928

 

VARSITY ALL-LEAGUE

- Forwards -
Joe Krueger, Jr. - Des Moines Capitals
Blake Ramsey, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Dawson Engle, Sr. - Kansas City

- Defense -
Gabe Bortscheller, Sr. - Dubuque
Jake Taylor, Sr. - Kansas City

- Goaltenders -
Nikita Kozak, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Erik Schuette, Sr. - Kansas City
Bryce Andry, Sr. - Quad City

VARSITY ALL-DIVISION

- East -

- Forwards -
Tyen VanDraska, Sr. - Cedar Rapids
Carter Grobstick, Sr. - Dubuque
Noah Roach, Sr. - Waterloo

- Defense -
Gabe Bortscheller, Sr. - Dubuque
Charlie Gerace, Sr. - Quad City

- Goaltender -
Bryce Andry, Sr. - Quad City

- West -

- Forwards -
Dawson Engle, Sr. - Kansas City
Kean Kontor, Sr. - Lincoln
Skyler Beller, Sr. - Sioux City

- Defense -
Jarrett McDonald, Sr. - Kansas City
Jake Taylor, Sr. - Kansas City
Jared Cardona, Sr. - Omaha
Jarett Heyl, Jr. - Sioux City

- Goaltender -
Erik Schuette, Sr. - Kansas City

- Central -

- Forwards -
Joe Krueger, Jr. - Des Moines Capitals
Blake Ramsey, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Austin Martin, Sr. - Des Moines Oak Leafs

- Defense -
Toby Linder, Sr. - Ames
Tyler French, Jr. - Des Moines Oak Leafs

- Goaltenders -
Nikita Kozek, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Parker Dondlinger, Sr. - Mason City

VARSITY ALL-STAR HONORS

- Forwards -
Jason Noga, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Cade Wegner, Sr. - Des Moines Oak Leafs
Dylan Cross, Sr. - Dubuque
Jimmy McDermott, So. - Dubuque
Zach Curry, Jr. - Kansas City
Alex Hoehn, Sr. - Kansas City
Austin Eastep, Jr. - Omaha
Brett Despenas, Sr. - Mason City
Ethan McHenry, Sr. - Mason City
Skylar Watt, Sr. - Mason City
Tanner Frerichs, Jr. - Sioux City
Trent Harsma, So. - Sioux City
Joe Carr, Sr. - Quad City
Nolin Bartlett, Sr. - Waterloo

- Defense -
Ehan Bettis, Jr. - Des Moines Capitals
Owen Topliff, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Trevor Katz, Sr. - Waterloo

 

TEAM MIDWEST: AMERICA'S HOCKEY SHOWCASE

Team Midwest competes in America's Hockey Showcase, April 14-18, at Robert Morris University Island Sports Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Competing in the A-pool, the team finishes with a 2W-1L-0T-1OTL record.


Thursday, April 14 - Pool Play: Team Midwest 2, New Jersey 5
Friday, April 15 - Pool Play: Team Midwest 3, California 2, OT
Saturday, April 16 - Pool Play: Team Midwest 4, Illinois 3
Sunday, April 17 - Quarterfinals: Team Midwest 0, Wisconsin 4

- Team Midwest Roster & Staff -

- Forwards -
Kyle Kristiansen, Sr. - Cedar Rapids
Joe Krueger, Jr. - Des Moines Capitals
Sam Raes, Jr. - Des Moines Capitals
Blake Ramsey, Sr. - Des Moines Capitals
Zach Curry, Jr. - Kansas City
Colten Cole, Jr. - Lincoln
Ethan McHenry, Sr. - Mason City
Cody Walters, Jr. - Omaha
Skyler Beller, Sr. - Sioux City
Tanner Frerichs, Jr. - Sioux City
Nolin Bartlett, Sr. - Waterloo
Noah Roach, Sr. - Waterloo

- Defense -
Ethan Bettis, Jr. - Des Moines Capitals
Jared Cardona, Sr. - Omaha
Steve Degnan, Jr. - Omaha
Ian Tessier, Sr. - Omaha
Charlie Gerace, Sr. - Quad City
Barry Groesch, Sr. - Quad City

- Goaltenders -
Connor Close, Jr. - Des Moines Oak Leafs
Erik Schuette, Sr. - Kansas City

Head Coach: Eric Thompson
General Manager: Nick Harrahill


USA HOCKEY HIGH SCHOOL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Omaha Jr. Lancers compete at the USA Hockey High School National Championships, March 17-21, in Ashburn/Reston, Virginia

 

Thursday, March 17 - Pool Play: Omaha 15, Rock Ridge/Riverside (VA) 2
Friday, March 18 - Pool Play: Omaha 6, Davis County (UT) 1
Saturday, March 19 - Pool Play: Omaha 6, Sandra Day O'Connor (AZ) 3
Sunday, March 20 - Quarterfinals: Omaha 3, Casper (WY) 2
Sunday, March 20 - Semifinals: Omaha 2, Boulder/Monarch (CO) 9


PRESIDENT'S SENIOR ACADEMIC AWARD
(Presented by the League President to Seniors graduating with a 3.5 GPA or better.)

Ames: Noah Goebel, Madi Schweikert
Cedar Rapids: Anthony Pizzimenti, Tysen VanDraska, Austin Wisnousky
Des Moines Capitals: Nikita Kozak, Andrew Linkletter, Jason Noga, Jack Parker, Blake Ramsey
Des Moines Oak Leafs: Austin Martin
Dubuque: Zach Campbell, Andrew Nedder
Kansas City: Alex Hoehn, Erik Schuette, Wesley Weissend
Lincoln: Brogen Collins
Mason City: Katelyn Miller
Omaha: Alex Deptula, Braxdan Hatch, Ian Sloan
Quad City: Bryce Andry, Joe Carr, Cole Krueger, Alex Skillin
Sioux City: Sam Holzrichter, Caleb Sneller
Waterloo: Dalton Shock

 

JUNIOR VARSITY REGULAR-SEASON CHAMPION
Kansas City Jets (22W-1L-5T)

JUNIOR VARSITY TOURNAMENT CHAMPION
March 4-6, 2016 - Ames/ISU Arena
Championship Game: Kansas City Jets 2, Mason City Mohawks 0

JUNIOR VARSITY SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Des Moines Oak Leafs

Jr. Varsity Tournament Results - March 4-6, 2016 - Ames/ISU Ice Arena
Quarterfinal Games #4 Omaha 1, #5 Des Moines Oak Leafs 4
#3 Mason City 5, #6 Des Moines Capitals 0
#2 Cedar Rapids 1, #7 Quad City 0
#1 Kansas City 3, #8 Sioux City 0
Consolation Semifinal Games Des Moines Capitals 2, Quad City 3
Omaha 6, Sioux City 1
Championship Semifinal Games Cedar Rapids 1, Mason City 3
Kansas City 5, Des Moines Oak Leafs 1
Fifth-Place Game Omaha 3, Quad City 4
Third-Place Game Cedar Rapids 1, Des Moines Oak Leafs 5
Championship Game Kansas City 2, Mason City 0

 

Junior Varsity Regular-Season Standings - FINAL*
Team Name GP W L T PTS GF GA PIM
Central
3-Mason City 28 14 8 6 34 89 57 579
5-Des Moines Oak Leafs 28 14 10 4 32 80 61 184
6-Des Moines Capitals 28 13 9 6 32 72 64 269
Ames 28 10 15 3 23 63 95 327
East
2-Cedar Rapids 28 17 9 2 36 73 50 238
7-Quad City 28 12 12 4 28 58 67 338
Dubuque 28 8 17 3 19 58 96 394
Waterloo 28 3 23 2 8 32 111 424
West
1-Kansas City 28 22 1 5 49 104 27 317
4-Omaha 28 17 10 1 35 102 66 577
8-Sioux City 28 9 13 6 24 47 62 369
Lincoln 28 7 19 2 16 57 79 278
*Tournament seeding: Each division champion seeded 1-3 based on points earned during the regular season. Next five teams, regardless of division alignment, seeded 4-8 based on points earned during the regular season.

 

Junior Varsity Top-Ten Scorers
RK Player, Team GP G A PTS PIM PP SH GWG
1 Zach Jimenez, Mason City 27 25 15 40 77 3 4 5
T2 Tom Tilley, Kansas City 26 20 14 34 40 7 0 3
T2 Ian Jones, Kansas City 28 15 19 34 16 4 1 4
4 Nate Lassise, Mason City 26 12 18 30 84 2 0 2
T5 Blaine Coleman, Ames 21 20 8 28 14 1 5 1
T5 Seth Mitchell, DM Capitals 28 19 9 28 24 3 0 4
T5 Mark Hannam, DM Oak Leafs 28 18 10 28 20 2 0 3
8 Ben Tulp, Ames 28 8 18 26 20 3 2 2
T9 Tyson Lambden, Kansas City 24 9 16 25 38 0 1 3
T9 John Jaworski, DM Oak Leafs 26 7 18 25 6 1 0 0

 

Junior Varsity Silver Glove Goaltenders
RK Player, Team GP W L T SO GA GAA SV SV%
1 Kyle Crolley, Kansas City 15 13 0 2 4 12 0.84 198 0.943
2 Brad Adams, Kansas City 14 9 1 3 6 14 1.03 196 0.933
3 Eric Wisnousky, Cedar Rapids 18 12 5 1 6 28 1.56 382 0.932

 

MIDWEST HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY LEAGUE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
President: Todd Scebold - Ames
Secretary: Dave Fox - Hampton
Treasurer: Wayne Kettwick - DeWitt
Vice President-All-Star Selection: Dave Fox - Hampton
Vice President-Communications/Pointstreak League Administrator: Roger Kelly - Sioux City
Vice President-Tournaments: Russ Moore - Nevada
Vice President-Scheduler: Andy Wade - Windsor Heights

Commissioner/Referee-in-Chief: Del Donaldson - Cedar Falls
Statistics: Pointstreak Scoring Network