AFHL Monthly Wrap-Up – December

Heading in to 2022, the U18 AAA standings are:

1) Edmonton Pandas (52 pts)
2) Calgary Fire (38 pts)
3) St. Albert Bauer Slash (27 pts)
4) Red Deer Sutter Fund ChiefsĀ (24 pts)
5) Lloydminster PWM Steelers (23 pts)
6) Rocky Mountain Raiders (7 pts)

Cassidy Rhodes has continued her stellar play, amassing 20 points in 18 games for the Edmonton Pandas. Her nine goals are one off the league lead, held by Jennifer Shaw (10) of the Calgary Fire.

Pandas goaltender Lindsey Johnson remains undefeated, with 11 wins in as many starts, posting eight shutouts while allowing just four goals for a league-leading 0.36 GAA and .982 SV%.


U18 AA
Through the first three months of the season, the U18AA standings are:

North Division:
1) Sherwood Park Fury (31 pts)
2) Edmonton Pandas (29 pts)
3) St. Albert Sharks (28 pts)
4) North Central Impact (20 pts)
5) Lloydminster Elite Steelers (15 pts)
6) Peace Country PCFAC Storm (13 pts)

South Division:
1) Calgary Fire White (36 pts)
2) Calgary Fire Red (22 pts)
3) Airdrie Lightning (18 pts)
4) Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs (17 pts)
4) Rocky Mountain Raiders (17 pts)

Sophy Aldred of Calgary Fire White continues to lead the league in points (23) and goals (14), while Rory Bothwell of the Sherwood Park Fury is second in league points with 17.

Calgary Fire White goaltender Hadley Stevens sits atop the league with nine wins in 11 starts with a league-best SV% of .941, while leading the way with four shutouts. Meanwhile, Ryleigh Schmuland of the Edmonton Pandas leads all netminders with a 1.39 GAA.


U15 AA
As December comes to an end, the U15 AA standings are:

North Division:
1) St. Albert Chargers (42 pts)
2) Lloydminster Richardsons Jewellery Jr. Steelers (31 pts)
3) Sherwood Park Royals (18 pts)
4) Edmonton Pandas (10 pts)
5) Peace Country PCFAC Storm (9 pts)
6) North Central Impact (7 pts)

South Division:
1) Calgary Fire White (31 pts)
2) Southern Express (28 pts)
3) Rocky Mountain Raiders (27 pts)
4) Olds Grizzlys (26 pts)
4) Calgary Fire Red (26 pts)
6) Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs (18 pts)

St. Albert Sharks forward Paige Smith is still at the top of the leaderboard with 24 goals and 36 points in 16 games. Following her are teammate Aubrey Sanderson and Emelia McDermid of Olds, who each have 31 points.

Brooklynn Adams of the Southern Express leads the way among goaltenders with a 1.29 GAA and .929 SV%, to go along with four shutouts.


The 2021 U15 AA and U18 AA showcases both ran in Red Deer in December, with the U18 AAA showcase set for February.