Saturday, January 16, 2016
THUNDERBIRDS 4 PATS 2
Goalie Landon Bow stopped 35 of 37 shots to get the win for Seattle. Since being acquired from the Swift Current Broncos, Bow has a 4-0-0-0 record.
Trailing 1-0 after 20 minutes, Regina (19-20-3-3) tied the game 1-1 at 3:56 of the second period on a goal from Luc Smith. Smith put back a rebound from a Liam Schioler point shot. Rykr Cole had the second assist.
Regina outshot Seattle 15-8 in the second period and led 20-19 in shots after two periods, however they trailed the hockey game 3-1.
Regina replaced starting goalkeeper Jordan Hollett with Tyler Brown in net after the fourth Seattle goal, coming from Donovan Neuls early in the third. Hollett made 16 saves on 20 shots and his record fell to 7-5-1-0.
Sean Richards scored for Regina at 10:48 of the third to cut the T-Birds lead to two goals. Chase Harrison had the only assist on the goal, but that's as close as the Pats could get.
Regina outshot Seattle 17-7 in the third period and 37-26 in the game. Brown made six saves in 13 minutes of action.
The Pats are now 2-3 on their six-game road trip which concludes Saturday night in Tri-City at 9:00 pm on 620 CKRM.
(With files from SeattleThunderbirds.com)