Today we continue the countdown of the Top Ten Tomahawks Moments of 2015. Each day, a new moment will be revealed, until the #1 moment is revealed on New Year's Eve.
#8 Linkenheld Hat Trick Gives Hawks First Win In New Year
In their first game of the 2015 calendar year, the Johnstown Tomahawks welcomed the Kenai River Brown Bears to the War Memorial for the first time in team history. The Tomahawks picked up a 5-3 victory, thanks to a hat trick by Casey Linkenheld.
Linkenheld scored the first goal of the game, helping the tomahawks jump out to a 3-1 lead after one period. He completed the hat trick less than five minutes into the second period. The Brown Bears scored a pair of goals after that, but the Tomahawks shut the door to pick up their first victory of the New Year.
The Tomahawks close out 2015 against the Kenai River Brown Bears on New Year's Eve at 6 p.m. Get your tickets now by clicking here, by calling 1-800-745-3000, or by going to the War Memorial Box Office.