Hockey: East Feature Athlete - Gateway's Tyler Perhac

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Name: Tyler Perhac
School: Gateway
Grade: 12
Sport: Hockey
Position: Goaltender

Background Info: The son of Gateway coach Gene Perhac, Tyler has won three of his past four starts, stopping 97-of-100 shots in victories against Montour, Pine-Richland and Franklin Regional. Perhac also played in the third period of PIHL Class AA All-Star game Sunday, stopping 12-of-14 shots to help the Northeast Conference team preserve its lead.   

Coach Gene Perhac: “I’m just glad to see it. He’s always been one of the top goaltenders in the league when he’s zoned in. He can take over a game and make it very difficult for the other team.”