Jake Turek Awarded Star of the Week

Oct 5, 2022

Gillette Wild goalie Jake Turek was awarded the NA3HL Frontier Division Bauer Hockey 2nd Star of the Week, the league announced Tuesday afternoon. The North Branch, MN, native stopped 55-of-58 shots, including four-of-six he faced in a shoot-out, against Granite City on Saturday night at Spirit Hall Ice Arena. In two starts this season, Turek has turned away 83-of-86 (96.5 SV%) shots he’s faced, and has a 1.44 goals-against-average.
Forward JP Johnson was recognized with Frontier Division Honorable Mention honors. The St. Michael, MN, native had a goal and assist against Granite City on Saturday night. In six games this season Johnson has recorded 11-points, scoring seven-goals, five coming on the power play, and assisting on four others.