1977-78 Seattle Breakers

 

 

League Standings

1977-78 WCHL
East Division GP W L T GF GA
Brandon Wheat Kings 72 46 12 14 424 299
Flin Flon Bombers 72 33 30 9 396 380
Regina Pats 72 29 38 5 363 405
Saskatoon Blades 72 20 50 2 340 460
Central Division
Lethbridge Broncos 72 36 29 7 341 328
Billings Bighorns 72 32 31 9 342 336
Medicine Hat Tigers 72 22 41 9 293 365
Calgary Wranglers 72 18 40 14 303 404
West Division
Portland Winterhawks 72 41 20 11 361 296
Victoria Cougars 72 34 29 9 365 333
New Westminster Bruins 72 33 28 11 345 310
Seattle Breakers 72 32 28 12 359 316

Playoffs: Seattle missed the playoffs.

 


Individual Player Statistics
Stats in red indicate league leader

Regular Season

Playoffs

Num. Player GP G A Pts. PIM GP G A Pts. PIM
6 Errol Rausse 72 62 92 154 60
14 Ryan Walter 62 54 71 125 148
10 George Buat 71 40 54 94 127
2 Dwayne Lowdermilk 71 28 58 86 108
16 Len Dies 72 37 37 74 81
9 Greg Dunn 71 19 29 48 126
12 Anthony Thomas 71 21 24 45 42
5 Ryan Hatfield 70 15 26 41 79
7 Russ Wilderman 59 15 22 37 90
4 Ron Kolman 67 16 16 32 57
3 Owen Lloyd 39 7 24 31 127
22 Tom Marsh 70 11 19 30 67
19 Bob Kerr 72 6 22 28 158
8 Lawrence Angus 68 10 11 21 34
21 Shane Clarke 72 4 10 14 104
17 Scott Kolewaski 40 5 7 12 33
Glen Merkowsky 6 4 3 7 2
18 George Trainor 69 2 3 5 22
1 Gary Nakrayko (G) 64 0 5 5 26
Tim Hunter 3 1 2 3 4
Brian Graves 7 1 1 2 24
29 Al Wiebe (G) 24 0 2 2 6
3 Don Soroke 7 1 0 1 2
Jim Crossan 1 0 1 1 10
24 Jeff Elkow 4 0 1 1 2
Phil Logan 1 0 0 0 0
Brian Lunberg 1 0 0 0 0
Peter Dineen 2 0 0 0 0
John Lidster 2 0 0 0 0
Norm Meyer 2 0 0 0 2
Ward Sparrow 2 0 0 0 0
Barry Brown 3 0 0 0 2
Dale Pilon 3 0 0 0 0
Wayne Pidluzny 8 0 0 0 2
Goalies GP GAA Record SO
Al Wiebe 24 4.17 5-5-6 1
Gary Nakrayko 64 4.31 27-23-6 0

*Asterisk indicates player who did not play the entire season with Seattle

Awards/League Leaders

First Team All-Stars: Ryan Walter
Second Team All-Stars: Errol Rausse
Dwayne Lowdermilk
WHL MVP: Ryan Walter

NHL Entry Draft Selections

Ryan Walter 1st Round, 2nd Overall Washington Capitals
Russ Wilderman 4th Round, 67th Overall Philadelphia Flyers
George Baut 4th Round, 68th Overall Boston Bruins

 

 

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