Sunday, August 16, 2015
THUNDER 49 RIFLES 32
Regina's Victor St. Pierre-Lavoillette scored a pair of touchdowns along the ground as part of a 116-yard performance while teammates Colton Klassen and Ethan Hautz also scored rushing majors.
Starting Thunder quarterback Jaeden Marwick passed for 70 yards and a touchdown to Kristiane Desautels before leaving the game with injury prior to halftime. Back-up Sawyer Buettner (BITT-Ner) went 7/17 for 109 yards in relief.
Regina's Ashton Vien scored on a blocked punt while kicker Kristopher Calcutt added a pair of field goals. Regina led 21-16 at halftime and held on for the 17-point victory.
The Thunder (1-0) host the Edmonton Wildcats next Sunday at 2:00 pm at Mosaic Stadium.