Kingston Frontenacs seek victories this weekend against Sudbury and Peterborough – Kingston
The Kingston Frontenacs misplaced two out of three video games to open their Ontario Hockey League season however they’re nonetheless a top-10 group within the Canadian Hockey League rankings.
The Edmonton Oil Kings are at the moment primary within the nation, adopted by the Quebec Remparts and the Acadie-Bathurst Titan. The Frontenacs verify in at quantity 9.
“It’s good to be acknowledged however we don’t pay any consideration in any respect to the rankings,” head coach Luca Caputi stated.
“Our solely concern is what we do every day to be a greater hockey membership.”
The Frontenacs cut up a house and residential collection with the Ottawa 67’s and misplaced to the Mississauga Steelheads 7-2.
“We pinpointed the place we went improper final weekend and labored laborious in observe to rectify the state of affairs,” stated Braden Hache, an 18-year-old defenceman from Newmarket.
Hache stated he believes in having a constructive angle that infects the entire dressing room.
“We’re a household and that’s the tradition we’ve constructed all through all the group,” stated Hache, a draft decide by the NHL’s Florida Panthers.
“We wish to be right here for one another daily. We’re an excellent shut group who performs for one another and that’s what makes this squad so particular.”
Hache is aware of the expectations are excessive this season and believes within the course of going ahead.
“We didn’t begin the season the best way we needed,” stated the minor league hockey graduate of the York-Simcoe Categorical.
“We are able to’t dwell on the previous. It’s a protracted season and if we work laborious sufficient, good issues will occur.”
The Frontenacs are again in motion on Friday, Oct. 15, in opposition to the Sudbury Wolves. Sport time on the Leons Centre is 7 p.m.
On Saturday, they may journey to Peterborough to battle the Petes.
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