Amerks shine at AHL All-Star Skills Challenge

Posted at 10:43 PM, Jan 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-29 22:43:21-05

Williamsville natives Justin Bailey and Cole Schneider, along with Amerks netminder Linus Ullmark shined Sunday night at the AHL All-Star Skills Challenge.

All three were making their first all-star appearances.

Competing in the "Fastest Skater" event, Bailey zipped around the PPL Center ice in 13.78 seconds, the 4th fastest mark among skaters.

Devon Toews won the competition in 13.47 seconds.

Schneider took home the top honors, needing only five pucks in the "Accuracy Challenge" knock down all four targets in goal.

Ullmark earned "Top Goaltender".

The AHL All-Star Game is Monday night.