Maidens Named the Becker Shoes Attacker of the Week
The Owen Sound Attack is pleased to announce they have named sophomore forward Jarrod Maidens the Becker Shoes Attacker of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 2nd.
Maidens, 17, was held off the score sheet in Barrie on Thursday night in a 2-1 Attack win, but found the score sheet on Friday in Mississauga. The Attack were held scoreless in the first, but Maidens and the Attack crawled back in the second period when the 6’02, 170lb forward tallied two powerplay goals and added an assist in a three minute span. Despite the second period effort, the Attack dropped a 5-3 decision to the Majors while Maidens was named the games 2nd Star.
The Attack returned home on Saturday night to raise the OHL Championship Banner and to take on the Guelph Storm. Maidens once again tallied a pair of goals in a back and forth contest, however; the Attack were once again on the losing end, dropping a 5-3 decision.
Maidens, a highly touted prospect for the 2012 NHL Entry Draft finished the week with four goals and one assist, bringing his season total to five goals and two assists for seven points.
The Attack is back in action at home on Thanksgiving Monday when they play host to the Saginaw Spirit. Game time at the JD McArthur Arena is 2:00pm. Tickets are available in person at the Attack Box Office, by calling (519) 371-7452 or online at www.attackhockey.com.