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Toledo Walleye Weekly Release No. 14: January 30, 2023

Monday, January 30th
Toledo Walleye Weekly Release No. 14: January 30, 2023

Overall Record: 22-15-4-1, 3rd Central Division, Current Streak: 1 Loss

LAST WEEK'S RESULTS

January 27 at Kalamazoo (3-2 Win)

January 28 vs. Kalamazoo (6-0 Win)

January 29 vs. Cincinnati (4-2 Loss)

THIS WEEK’S GAMES (All Times Eastern)

February 3 vs. Kansas City at 7:15 p.m. (7 p.m., Fox Sports Radio 1230, BCSN)

February 4 at Cincinnati at 7:35 p.m. (7:20 p.m., Fox Sports Radio 1230)

February 5 vs. Wheeling at 5:15 p.m. (5 p.m., Fox Sports Radio 1230, BCSN)

Walleye Notes

500 Wins: Saturday night become a milestone in the history of Toledo Walleye hockey. With a 6-0 win over Kalamazoo, Toledo celebrated its 500th regular season win since becoming the Walleye in October of 2009. The first-ever win for the Walleye came October 17, 2009, a 5-2 home win vs. Florida. Since that point, Toledo has posted three 50-win seasons including 51 victories in the 2016-17 campaign for an all-time regular season record of 500-314-79.

Saturday night is alright for shutouts: Sebastian Cossa posted Toledo’s first shutout of the season on Saturday, January 21 at Iowa (5-0). John Lethemon made it two straight Saturday’s with shutouts as he picked up a 20-save blanking of Kalamazoo 6-0 Saturday night. Lethemon hasn’t lost a start since November 27 at Wheeling and has gone 8-0-3 in his last 11 decisions.

Home away from home: Toledo picked up another road win Friday win in Kalamazoo pushing its season high-road winning streak to seven games. The Walleye have not lost a game on the road since a 4-3 overtime loss to Cincinnati on December 31.

January stars: As a team, Toledo went 10-3-0 in the month of January and they boasted some terrific individual performances. Four players reached 18 points in the month: Brandon Hawkins (7G, 11A), Trenton Bliss (7G, 11A), Gordie Green (11G, 7A), and Mitchell Heard (5G, 13A). Four other players reached double figures in the month: Kirill Tyutyayev (1G, 13A), Riley McCourt (3G, 8A), Charlie Curti (3G, 7A), and Conlan Keenan (8G, 2A).

Another busy weekend ahead: Toledo will head outside the division to host the Kansas City Mavericks Friday night. Toledo has an all-time record of 9-4-0 against the Mavericks. Saturday night marks a return to Central Division play with a trip to Cincinnati. The Walleye are 4-4-1 this year against their Ohio rivals. Sunday evening, Toledo will have a visit from Wheeling. The two haven’t played since December 23 in Toledo with the Walleye holding a 2-3-2 mark against the Nailers.

Walleye Player of the Week:

Brandon Hawkins (1 goal – 4 assists = 5 points)

Walleye Goaltender of the Week:

John Lethemon (1-0-0, 0.00 GAA, 1.000 save %)  

Upcoming Home Games

Full Schedule
Kids Takeover Night / Spike Squishy Giveaway
Sunday, February 25th
Kids Takeover Night / Spike Squishy Giveaway
Puck Drops:
5:15 PM EST
Huntington Center
Fort Wayne Komets
FW Fort Wayne Komets
at
Toledo Walleye
TOL Toledo Walleye
Huntington Center
Pink in the Rink / STEAM Night
Friday, March 1st
Pink in the Rink / STEAM Night
Puck Drops:
7:15 PM EST
Huntington Center
Fort Wayne Komets
FW Fort Wayne Komets
at
Toledo Walleye
TOL Toledo Walleye
Huntington Center
Pink in the Rink
Saturday, March 2nd
Pink in the Rink
Puck Drops:
7:15 PM EST
Huntington Center
Iowa Heartlanders
IA Iowa Heartlanders
at
Toledo Walleye
TOL Toledo Walleye
Huntington Center

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