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USHL Highlight - Indiana Ice Goaltender Jon Gillies Scores Goal

Sunday April 15, 2012

Indiana Ice goaltender Jon Gillies. (photo by Whiteshark Photography)

Indiana Ice goaltender Jon Gillies not only earned his 31st win of the season on Saturday during the 6-3 victory over the Des Moines Buccaneers, but he also got on the scoresheet in another way as he got credit for an empty net goal.

A centering pass by the Des Moines Buccaneers missed the target and went the length of the ice into their own empty net.  Gillies was the last player from the Indiana Ice to play the puck, thus was given credit for the goal.

USHL stats - Jon Gillies

Video - Jon Gillies goal


Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 10th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2011-12.  With 28 picks during the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, 13 NHL draftees on its rosters this season, and over 250 players already committed to NCAA Division I schools this season, the USHL is emerging as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.  For more information, visit us on the web at www.USHL.com or visit the League’s multiple social media platforms, including Facebook (www.facebook.com/ushlhockey), twitter (www.twitter.com/ushl), and YouTube (www.youtube.com/ushlinteractive).  Fans can also watch USHL action online all season long, live or on-demand via FASTHockey (ushl.fasthockey.com)   

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