1979-80 Seattle Breakers

 

 

League Standings

1979-80 WHL
West Division GP W L T GF GA
Portland Winterhawks 72 53 18 1 398 293
Victoria Cougars 72 51 21 0 349 226
Seattle Breakers 72 29 41 2 297 364
New Westminster Bruins 72 10 61 1 244 443
East Division
Regina Pats 72 47 24 1 429 311
Calgary Wranglers 72 43 27 2 376 319
Medicine Hat Tigers 72 37 30 5 344 315
Billings Bighorns 72 37 34 1 326 284
Brandon Wheat Kings 72 33 37 2 319 343
Lethbridge Broncos 72 28 39 5 329 349
Saskatoon Blades 72 27 40 5 331 382
Great Falls Americans 28 2 25 1 73 186

Playoffs: Seattle (4-4) and Victoria (5-3) defeat Portland (3-5) in round robin play.
Victoria defeats Seattle, 4 games to none.

 


Individual Player Statistics
Stats in red indicate league leader

Regular Season

Playoffs

Num. Player GP G A Pts. PIM GP G A Pts. PIM
17 John Neeld 72 36 61 97 114 8 1 2 3 4
3 Tim Hunter 72 14 53 67 311 12 1 2 3 41
23 Dan Held 71 35 44 79 99 12 4 2 6 14
5 Joe Ward 59 32 37 69 90 10 5 4 9 19
22 Tom Marsh 63 14 32 46 47 12 3 3 6 22
20 Brian Graves 72 31 25 56 148 12 4 4 8 39
14 Mike Mesic 72 13 22 35 179 12 2 3 5 20
7 Tom Stanger 69 16 21 37 20 10 4 3 7 6
2 Craig Channell 70 3 21 24 191 12 0 0 0 22
Gary Haight 69 1 21 22 83 12 0 4 4 30
Alan Graves 70 41 20 61 68 12 1 2 3 12
Larry Roberts 26 3 16 19 28
Dean Postlewaite 64 22 13 35 34 10 0 3 3 8
Wayne Van Drop 68 8 13 21 195 12 3 1 4 33
Greg Lynott 50 3 10 13 101 12 0 5 5 14
Don Werbeniuk 34 5 8 13 18 12 3 6 9 8
Glenn Anderson 7 5 5 10 4 2 0 1 1 0
Todd Morton 7 2 5 7 18 5 1 0 1 0
30 Ken Hodge (G) 64 0 4 4 10 12 0 0 0 2
Randy Taylor 42 1 3 4 17 12 1 2 3 8
Mike Hallat 68 1 3 4 45 4 0 0 0 0
Murray Matheson 6 0 3 3 0
Chuck Buker 15 0 3 3 59
Peter Gerlinger 19 2 1 3 4
Derrick Volpelka 20 0 1 1 25
Garth Astles (G) 1 0 0 0 0
Renzo Berra 1 0 0 0 0
Lawrence Duke 1 0 0 0 0
Terry Hamalainen 1 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 2
Sid Kulrich 1 0 0 0 0
Troy Hankin (G) 3 0 0 0 0
Tom Ellstrom 4 0 0 0 6
Brent Shaw 4 0 0 0 2
Jeff Lastiwka (G) 14
Goalies GP GAA Record SO
Ken Hodge 64 4.72 26-31-2 0
Jeff Lastiwka 14 5.60 3-9-0 0
Troy Hankin 3 8.40 0-1-0 0
Garth Astles 1 12.00 0-0-0 0

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

Awards/League Leaders

None

 

NHL Entry Draft Selections

Joe Ward 2nd Round, 22nd Overall Colorado Rockies
Alan Graves 5th Round, 94th Overall Los Angeles Kings
Dan Held 5th Round, 105th Overall Philadelphia Flyers

 

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