In Tuesday’s games Migross Supermercati Asiago Hockey and HC Pustertal Wolves beat their Austrian oppenents. After the win in Klagenfurt, Asiago has twelve wins in a row while Pustertal got their fourth successive victory against EC Bregenzerwald, who will hit the ice against Sterzing tomorrow again.
SG Cortina Hafro beat EK Zeller Eisbären on Monday on the road and the italian team enter in the Master Round zone. On the "Boxing Day" the leader Rittner Buam found the 13th home victory in a row against EHC Alge Elastic Lustenau. FBI VEU Feldkirch, Red Bull Juniors Hockey and EC 'Die Adler' Stadtwerke Kitzbühel earned victories after a series of defeats. HDD SIJ Acroni Jesenice succeeded with eight goals against HC Fassa Falcons.
There is a lot of Sky Alps Hockey League action in the Christmas Holidays. On Monday six games are on the agenda with another two matches on Tuesday. EC Bregenzerwald and WSV Sterzing Broncos Weihenstephan play twice as they meet in the only Wednesday clash.
Two Italian – Austrian Duels were scheduled for the last games before Christmas. In both games the Italian teams won after tough battles. The leader from Ritten won against the last of the standings from Klagenfurt with 3:2. Same result for WSV Sterzing Broncos Weihenstephan in their home game against the Red Bull Hockey Juniors.
Michael Kernberger just came back from the U20 World Championship Division I with the Team Austira in Germany. The 19 year old defender draws conclusion of the tournament and talks about his role in the farm team of the EC-KAC in Sky Alps Hockey League.