Thursday, September 1, 2016
BRONCOS 6 PATS 1
Swift Current’s Glenn Gawdin opened the scoring just 54 seconds into the game. Gawdin added his second of the night at the 15:52 mark, on the power play. In the middle frame, the Broncos pulled ahead 4-0 on the strength of two quick goals from Aleksi Heponiemi less than a minute apart. Gawdin recorded the hat trick before the period was out, 5-0 Swift Current.
Nick Henry recorded his first goal as a Pat, late in the third, to make it 5-1. However, Swift Current added one more and it was a 6-1 Broncos final.
- The Broncos outshot the Pats 40-32.
- Each of Regina's goalies, Tyler Brown and Max Paddock, allowed three goals.
-Nick Henry recorded his first goal as a Regina Pat
-Filip Ahl recorded his first assist as a Regina Pat
The Regina Pats Preseason Tournament continues Friday with the Broncos and Blades meeting at 3 p.m. and the Pats and Raiders at 7 p.m. All games take place at the Cooperators Arena. Cost to get in is $5 at the door or $15 for a weekend pass. The tournament wraps up Saturday night when the Pats host the Moose Jaw Warriors.
(Courtesy Mark Rathwell/Regina Pats PR)