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Walleye News and Notes

Finishing on high note: AJ Jenks scored with 15.4 seconds left in the third period Saturday night to even the game at four at Indy. That gave Patrick McCarron a chance in overtime and his wrist shot from the top of the circles found the back of the net for a 5-4 win in the final game of the regular season.

Packing the Center: Toledo set a new Huntington Center record crowd with 8,388 Friday capping an incredible season in downtown Toledo. The Walleye finished the year with a record 273,613 for the season and the highest per game average...

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Walleye News and Notes

Third period comeback leads to Division and Conference Title: Down in Cincinnati 2-1 with five minutes left in the game, the Walleye picked up goals from Shane Berschbach, Kyle Bonis and Austen Brassard in just 1:42 to take a 4-2 win. The win clinched a fourth straight division title for the Walleye and coupled with Colorado’s loss on Saturday the Western Conference became Toledo’s for a second straight season.

Back to back to back 8,000: It has been an amazing year for the Walleye fans and they continued that with a third straight crowd of 8,000...

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Walleye add Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year

Walleye add Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year

Toledo, OH – The Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year Trevor Hamilton has signed a contract with the Toledo Walleye. Hamilton, a native of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, just completed his college career with Penn State appearing in 38 games this year with 29 points (6G, 23A), 35 penalty minutes and a plus 13. He helped the Nittany Lions to back to back appearances in the NCAA Tournament with this year’s season ending on Saturday in a 5-1 loss to Denver. In two seasons for Penn State, the 23-year-old appeared in 77 games, scoring 12 goals with 43 assists for 55 points and 60 penalty...

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Walleye News and Notes

Back to back 8,000: It has been an amazing year for the Walleye fans and they continued that with back to back crowds of 8,000 on both Saturday and Sunday. The two sellouts boosted Toledo’s season total to an outstanding 26 on the season with still two home games left in the regular season. For the season, 257,225 fans have come through the Huntington Center gates for an average of 7,565 which is 101.8% capacity.

Walleye equal best in home wins: Sunday’s win over Kalamazoo was the 27th home win for the Walleye equaling the 2015-16 team for the...

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