Game Preview 12/28

by Jon Kliment

The Elmira Enforcers welcome the Danville Dashers to First Arena for the first time tonight at 7:05pm.

The Enforcers (9-9-0-2, 29 pts, .483%) will battle with Dashers (8-11-1-0, 26 pts, .433%) as they look to secure another weekend sweep against the Dashers. The teams have split weekend sweeps in their two previous meetings.

Tonight’s game is the fifth of twelve meetings between the clubs this season.

TIME: 7:05 p.m.
PLACE: First Arena



- Only 2 players on the Enforcers roster have not scored a single point this season and neither of them have played more than 4 games this season 

 - Ahmed Mahfouz is tied for 7thin the league with 1.8 points per game

- Séan Reynolds is tied for second in the league with 2 shorthanded goals heading into the last weekend of 2018 


Interim Head Coach and Defenseman Dustin Henning is a +3 with 17 points thus far this season having played all 20 games for the Dashers this season


Stephen Gaul and Aaron Atwell lead the Dashers in Points this season with 25 


Matt  Kaludis has only won 4 games this season, but with a 3.69 GAA  and .911 Save percentage stands as a reliable number one goaltender for the Dashers this season


Head Coach Brent Clarke, Forward Ahmed Mahfouz, Defender Glen Patterson, Forward Sean Reynolds, and Forward Kyle Stevens return to Danville after playing with the Dashers a season ago.

Troy  Passingham played 8 games in 2016 for these Dashers.