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Fighting Yoopers lead nation in points, penalties

 

November 16, 2017

Ian Minielly/Daily Globe

TWO IRONWOOD Fighting Yooper players are earning national distinction by leading the nation in scoring and penalties earned, as of Wednesday in Ironwood. On the left, center Cale Bowman out of Wausau leads the country in penalties while forward Caleb Bowman from Regina, Saskatchewan the right leads the country in scoring.

By IAN MINIELLY

iminielly@yourdailyglobe.com

IRONWOOD - Caleb Griffin, a 19 year old forward on the Ironwood Fighting Yoopers, is tied for first place in the nation with 43 points, according to the United States Premier Hockey League. On the flip side; Cale Bowman, a 19 year old center for the Yoopers, is also leading the nation in penalty minutes earned, a much more dubious distinction.

Griffin, who stretches the tape out to 5 foot 9 inches and tips the scale at 170 pounds, allows his stick to speak much louder than his dimensions with four game winning goals. Bowmen, on the other hand, i...



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