Memorial grads Kelly, Platter reach milestone marks with Steel

Jan. 23—CHIPPEWA FALLS — Two Memorial grads received special recognition for their on-ice performances with the Chippewa Steel in the past several days.

Peyton Platter skated in his 100th game in a Steel sweater during Saturday's game against the in Janesville, while Joe Kelly celebrated two milestones. The Memorial High School graduate is one of six members of the area team who have been identified as top prospects and will be traveling to the Pittsburgh area early next month to take part in the 2024 North American Hockey League (NAHL) Top Prospects tournament, one of the most highly scouted events featuring NCAA D1 schools and NHL teams.

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