Yorkton SJHL road win over Red Wings

The Yorkton Hyundai Terriers braved the cold temperatures and headed south to face Weyburn in Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League action.

Recent Terrier acquisition Connor Karo started things for Yorkton scoring 3:24 into the game.

article continues below

A powerplay effort by Chantz Petruic made it 2-0 at 6:01.

The hometown Wings cut the Terrier lead in half 11-seconds later on a goal by Jordan Gagnon.

But Yorkton would take a two-goal lead to the dressing room after 20-minutes of play after Petruic added his second of the night and 54th of the season at 16:59.

Ryan Granville scored 8:41 into the second period to extend the Terrier lead to 4-1, before Braden Birnie got that one back for Weyburn at 10:23.

With a scoreless third period the Terriers recorded a 4-2 road win.

Jacob Herman was in the Terrier net, for his first start with Yorkton facing 32 -shots.

Joseph Young was the losing netminder for the Red Wings facing 30 -shots.

© Copyright Yorkton This Week


NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Yorkton This Week welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus