Monday, April 9, 2018

2018 Baltic Cup Champions

Lithuanian team Toronto Klevo Lapai regained the Baltic Cup for 2018 with a convincing victory over a strong Latvian team 5-2!

Back row: Coach Tomas Girdauskas, Chad Blundy, Milo Lattanzi, Russ Dabuzinskas, Rytis Melkis, Tomas Biskys, Mike Krisciunas, Ben Cottreau, Sam Pigott, Andrius Kisonas, Brendan Butrimas
Front Row: Matt Bonner, Mike Woolley, Zak Jukna, Danius Lelis [goalie], Ray Zilinskas [goalie], Aleks Butkus, Larry Richardson, Jamie Coghlan

Thanks to all the organizers this year!

Legends (40+ Game) - Lithuania 2 vs Latvia/Estonia 1
Back row: Romas Biskys, Brad Stephenson, Jonas Mazeika, Larry Richardson, Richard Kontenis, Wally Dauginis, Ed Ginčauskas, Alvin Kišonas, Juozas Zenkevičius
 Front Row: Richard Steer [goalie], Andy Vaičiūnas

2018 Baltic Cup Results

Saturday April 7
Memorial 'formerly Central' Arena (50 Montgomery Rd. Etobicoke, ON)

2:30pm - Latvia 6 vs Estonia 1
1st Period
Latvia Goal - Matiss Mezulis, Ansis Kalinins
Latvia Goal - Davis Kuskis, Matiss Mezulis
Latvia Goal - Paul Martinsons, Vilis Abele, Mitch "Emma" Beausoleil
2nd Period
no scoring
3rd Period
Latvia Goal - Ansis Kalinins, Paul Martinsons, Martin Mezulis
Latvia Goal - Davis Kuskis, Vilis Abele, Mitch "Emma" Beausoleil
Latvia Goal - Davis Kuskis, Mitch "Emma" Beausoleil, Maris Robinson
Estonia Goal - Mike Auksi, Markus Rosenberg, Tom Eichenbaum

3:30pm - Estonia 2 vs Lithuania 3
no scoresheet currently available

4:30pm - Latvia 4  vs Lithuania 4
1st Period
Latvia Goal - Viktors Korbs, Martins Mezulis
Lithuania Goal - Ben Cottreau, Mike Woolley
2nd Period
Latvia Goal - Matiss Mezulis, Davis Kuksis, Martin Lidums
Latvia Goal - Martins Mezulis, Davis Kuksis, Adam Duncan
Latvia Goal - Viktors Korbs, Matiss Mezulis, Martin Lidums
Lithuania Goal - Mike Krisciunas, Russ Dabuzinskas
Lithuania Goal - Mike Krisciunas, Larry Richardson, Milo Lattanzi
Lithuania Goal - Ben Cottreau, Mike Krisciunas, Aleks Butkus



Sunday April 8
Lambton Arena (4100 Dundas St. W, Toronto, ON)

2:30pm - Legends (40+ Game) - Lithuania 2 vs Latvia/Estonia 1

4:30pm - Baltic Cup Final  - Lithuania 5 vs Latvia 2
1st Period 
Lithuania PP Goal - Ben Cottreau, Michael Woolley
2nd Period
Lithuania Goal - Ben Cottreau, Matt Bonner
3rd Period
Latvia PP Goal - Martin Lidums, Vilis Abele, Mitch "Emma" Beausoleil
Lithuania Goal - Michael Woolley, Brendan Butrimas
Lithuania PP Goal - Russ Dabuzinskas, Mike Krisciunas
Latvia Goal - Maris Robinson, Vilis Abele
Lithuania PP Goal - Ben Cottreau

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

2018 Baltic Cup

Saturday April 7
Memorial 'formerly Central' Arena (50 Montgomery Rd. Etobicoke, ON)

2:30pm - Latvia 6 vs Estonia 1
3:30pm - Estonia 2 vs Lithuania 3
4:30pm - Latvia 4  vs Lithuania 4


Sunday April 8
Lambton Arena (4100 Dundas St. W, Toronto, ON)

2:30pm - Legends (40+ Game) - Lithuania 2 vs Latvia/Estonia 1
3:30pm - Open Skate (Family Welcome!) - sponsored by Parama
4:15pm - Baltic Cup Final warm-up
4:30pm - Baltic Cup Final  - Lithuania 5 vs Latvia 2


Monday, March 27, 2017

2017 Baltic Cup Champions

The Estonians defeated the Lithuanians 5-1 to regain the Baltic Cup!


The Estonians poured it on early and turned back a valiant Lithuanian effort to rally the rest of the way.  An exciting game, the stands and surrounding areas were packed with loud fans on both sides.   Thanks to all of the players and organizers for continuing to make this a fantastic event.


Shots on goal: LTU, 1st 8 2nd 10 3rd 10, LAT/EST, 1st 8 2nd 11 3rd 9
Goalies:  LTU Danius Lelis, EST Juri Meema Coleman

Box Score
1st Period
EST 8:01 G Adam Migur, A Oskar Kalm
EST 2:49 G Ian Mehisto, A Adam Migur, A Mattson Meere
EST 0:49 G Oskar Kalm, A Paul Ehvert, A Adam Holmberg
2nd Period
LTU 6:23 G Matt Bonner, A Sam Pigott
3rd Period
EST 14:32 G Markus Paterson
EST 1:38 G Mihkel Poldma



Oldtimers Baltic Cup 40+ Alumni Game

After it looked like the Lithuanians would take it leading 3-1 in the third period, the combined Latvian/Estonian squad's caffeine kicked in and tied it up in a thriller enjoyed by over 50 cheering spectators, something we aren't used to!  Final Score 3-3.


Shots on goal: LTU, 1st 8 2nd 8 3rd 8, LAT/EST, 1st 7 2nd 8 3rd 8
Goalies:  LTU Ričardas Steer, EST Tonis Tollasepp

Box Score
1st Period
LAT/EST 12:46 G LAT Paul Kravis, A LAT Janis Tikins, A EST Davis Kalm
LTU 9:46 G Larry Richardson, A Alvin Kišonas, A Denis Govėdas
2nd Period
LTU 7:01 G Denis Govėdas, A Alvin Kišonas
3rd Period
LTU 12;25 G Derek Smith, A Brad Stephenson
LAT/EST 9:31 G LAT Janis Tikins, A LAT Paul Kravis
LAT/EST 5:12 G LAT Kurt Bergmanis, A LAT Ivars Mikelsteins, A EST Mati Unt

Thursday, March 9, 2017

2017 BALTIC CUP!!!


All Games at Canlan York Ice Sports - 989 Murray Ross Parkway (Jane and Steeles)

Round Robin
March 25th
4:30pm Latvians 6 vs Lithuanians 11
5:30pm Lithuanians 3 vs Estonians 4
6:30pm Estonians vs Latvians 4

March 26th
7:45pm 40+ Baltic Cup Alumni Exhibition Game
8:45pm Baltic Cup Final - Lithuanians vs Estonians


Round Robin Box Scores

Latvians 6 vs Lithuanians 11
1st Period
Latvians PP 7:36 G 98, A 34, A 32 
Lithuanians 6:38 G 22, A 27
Latvians 5:29 G 44, A 69, A 5
Lithuanians 1:58 G 22, A 12
2nd Period
Latvians 2:51 G 88
Latvians 1:56 G 69, A 10
Lithuanians 1:26 G 22, A 27, A 33
Lithuanians 0:37 G 22, A 33, A 27
3rd Period
Lithuanians 14:00 G 2, A 18, A 92
Latvians PP 9:48 G 69, A 32
Lithuanians 9:01 G 33, A 27
Lithuanians 8:01 G 4, A 12, A 27
Lithuanians 6:34 G 22, A 2, A 27
Lithuanians 5:10 G 10, A 92
Lithuanians PP 2:57 G 33, A 27
Lithuanians 1:57 G 22
Latvians 0:40 G 10, A 32, A 27
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Lithuanians 3 vs Estonians 4
1st Period
Lithuanians 7:26 G 2, A 22, A 12
Estonians PP 1:46 G 10, A 8
Lithuanians 0:10 G 27
2nd Period
Estonians 6:26 G 00, A 13, A 3
Estonians SH 1:17 G 16, A 18
3rd Period
Lithuanians 13:33 G 22, A 2, A 27
Estonians 11:56 G 00, A 3, A 13
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Estonians 7 vs Latvians 4
1st Period
Estonians 11:16 G 17, A 9, A 00
Latvians 4;45 G 44, A 9
Estonians 2:51 G 10, A 16, A 8
2nd Period
Latvians 11:15 G 69, A 10, A 9
Estonians 7:33 G 11, A 2
3rd Period
Latvians SH 13:20 G 88, A 10, A 27
Estonians SH 12:04 G 00, A 7
Estonians 8:04 G 16, A 00, A 12
Estonians 7:13 G 19, A 11, A 18
Latvians PP 3:09 G 69, A 10, A 45
Estonians 0:45 G 6
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Thanks for this year's poster, Vilni!


Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Lithuanians WIN their first ever Baltic Cup!!! Finally after 10 years...





Lithuanians 4 vs.  Estonians 0 
Saturday April 23, 2016 6:15 PM - York Canlan Rink #6
 
                                                                      First Period:
1'st Lithuanian Goal #2 Chad Blundy , A#22 Ben Cottreau 
2'nd Lithuanian Goal #92 Aleksas Butkus, A#16 Mark Klevinas
                                                                      Second Period:
3'rd Lithuanian Goal #16 Mark Klevinas, A#92 Aleksas Butkus, A#2 Chad Blundy
4'th Lithuanian Goal #22 Ben Cottreau, A#5 Dave Sobon, A#4 Matas Klevinas
                                                                      Third Period:
No Goals
                           
Penalties:
Estonian:  #17 Ian Mehisto
Lithuanian : #16 Mark Klevinas



Sunday, April 3, 2016

Baltic Cup Round Robin Results...


Latvians 1 vs.  Estonians 2
Saturday April 2, 2016 6:15 PM - MasterCard Centre Main Bowl
 
                                                                      First Period:
Estonian Goal #6 Tom Eichenbaum (A#19 / A#4 Rob Koger)
                                                                      Second Period:
Estonian Goal #2 Robi Trei (A#13 Allan Marley / #15 Paul Ehvert)
                                                                      Third Period:
Latvian Goal #12 Viktor Korbs (A#9 Rainers Bleikss / A#4 Emma Korbs )
                                                                   

Penalties:

Estonian 4 penalties: #3 Rudy Zutis / #4 Rob Koger / #12 Ian Mehisto / #10 Markus Rosenberg




Latvians 2 vs.  Lithuanians 2
Saturday April 2, 2016 8:15 PM - MasterCard Centre Main Bowl
 
                                                                      First Period:
Lithuanian Goal #27 Sam Pigott (A#22 Ben Cottreau / A#5 Dave Sobon)
                                                                      Second Period:
Lithuanian Goal #22 Ben Cottreau (A#91 Larry Richardson / A#27 Sam Pigott)
                                                                      Third Period:
Latvian Goal #9 Rainers Bleikss (A#5 Markus Klaise / A#4 Emma Korbs
Latvian Goal #5 Markus Klaise (A#69 Emils Berzins / A#34 Davis Kuksis)
          
Penalties:
Lithuanian 1: #22 Ben Cottreau 


Estonians 0 vs.  Lithuanians 8 
Saturday April 2, 2016 6:15 PM - MasterCard Centre Main Bowl
 
                                                                                 
First Period:
Lithuanian Goal #4 Matas Klevinas
Lithuanian Goal #
Lithuanian Goal #
                                                                      Second Period:
Lithuanian Goal #
Lithuanian Goal #4 Matas Klevinas
                                                                      Third Period:
Lithuanian Goal #
Lithuanian Goal #
                                                                  

Penalties:

Estonian : 1 penalty



Thursday, March 3, 2016

2016 Baltic Cup 10'th Annual!!!



Tiebreaker RULES:


1) Head-to-head record should always be the first tie-breaker

2) Total of Goals For divided by Total of Goals For + Goals Against with the highest percentage (to three decimal places) winning‎ the second tie-breaker. Formula: GF / (GF + GA)

3) Least goals against is the third tie-breaker

4) Most goals for ‎is the fourth tie-breaker

5) Team with the least number of penalty minutes is the fifth tie-breaker

6) Earliest goal in the tournament‎ is the sixth tie-breaker

7) Coin toss

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

LATVIANS win in overtime to get the cup 3 years in a row!!! Lithuanians are still Cupless...

 
Latvians 3 vs.  Lithuanians 2
Friday April 17, 2015 8:00 PM - Central Arena
 
                                                                      First Period:
5:32 Lithuanian Goal (G#19 Mikas Krisciunas / A#22 Ben Cottreau )
1:25 Latvian Goal (G#34 Davis Kuksis / A#5 Markus Klaise / A#27 Mikelis Vasarajs)
                                                                      Second Period:
1:15 Lithuanian Goal (G#22 Ben Cottreau/ A#12 Derek Smith / A#22 Jonas Mazeika )
                                                                      Third Period:
6:25 Latvian Goal (#88 Martins Mezulis / A#34 Davis Kuksis / A#12 Viktors Korbs )
                                                                       OVERTIME:
6:00 Latvian Goal G#88 Martins Mezulis
Penalties:
Latvian 6: #59 Maris Kalnins / #27 Mikelis Vasarajs / #88 Martins Mezulis / #27 Mikelis Vasarajs /#30 K. Sveicers / #34 Davis Kuksis
Lithuanian 9: #22 Ben Cottreau / #18 Tomas Girdauskas / #5 Milo Lattanzi /#75 Matas Bonner / #19 Mikas Krisciunas / #9 Lukas Richardson / #75 Matas Bonner / #19 Mikas Krisciunas / #5 Milo Lattanzi