Jr. Blues Head To Oregon, Return Home Oct. 29

Oct 21, 2021

St. Louis Jr. Blues (1-9, 2 points) at Oregon Tradesmen (6-3-1, 13 points)

VENUE: Oregon Ice Arena (Oregon, WI)

GAME DATES AND TIMES:  Two-game series. Friday, Oct. 22, 7:30 pm CT and Saturday, Oct. 23, 7:30 pm CT

WHERE TO FOLLOW: All Jr. Blues games are streamed live and in high definition on www.hockeytv.com (subscription required). Follow our Twitter @JrBluesGameday for updates.

LAST WEEKEND: The Blues dropped a pair last weekend in Wausau by finals of 6-0 and 5-3. Michael Gakhutishvili scored twice and Jack Dapron notched two assists. The Blues return home Oct. 29-30 at 8:30 and 2:30 pm vs. Wausau. 

BLUES EARN FIRST VICTORY: The Jr. Blues pulled out their first victory of the season Friday, October 8 vs. the Milwaukee Power. Cam Gillen and Gus Imken netted first period goals, and Brendan Cobb made 35 saves to propel the 2-1 win. Duke Boccardi and Jack Dapron currently lead the team with 7 points each. 

SCOUTING THE TRADESMEN: The Blues are 0-2 vs. the Tradesmen so far this season. St. Louis fell to Oregon 7-1 and 13-5 Oct. 1-2 in Oregon. The Tradesmen currently sit in second in the NA3HL Central Division. The team dropped a close series to the Rochester Grizzlies Oct. 15-16 by finals of 3-1 and 3-2 (SO). Sam and Riley VanderHoeven have combined for 31 points this year.

JUNIOR NOTES: Watch the Jr. Blues social media pages for information on games that will be rescheduled in 2021. Visit stljrblues.org for the latest information. The Jr. Blues can also be found on Facebook @STLJrBlues . The team is also on Instagram @stljrblues and now on TikTok @stljrblues