October 20, 2014
Season is Underway: The Walleye started the season Saturday night in Toledo against their rivals from south I-75. Toledo outshot the Cyclones 28-11 over the final 40 minutes of game play but Cincinnati prevailed in the contest, 4-1. The game was a one goal difference until the Cyclones collected two empty net goals in the final two minutes.
Packing the House: For a sixth straight season, Opening Night was witnessed by a sold out crowd. Saturday night featured of 8,000 enter the Huntington Center for the game against Cincinnati. The Walleye have seen at least 8,000 for every home opener since the first game in 2009. Saturday's sellout was the 49th in Walleye history.
To the Great White North: Toledo starts a five game road trip this Friday night with the first ever trip into Canada. The Walleye will play a pair of contests against the Brampton Beast on Friday and Sunday. The two will meet again in Brampton for another two game set starting on December 30.
WALLEYE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Dane Walters (1 goal - 0 assists = 1 point)
WALLEYE GOALTENDER OF THE WEEK
Jeff Lerg (0-1-0, 2.02 gaa, .867 save %)