|Photo courtesy Pat Ansell|
The victory avenged the Pats' 5-3 loss the night before in Victoria, which snapped their win streak at 11 games and was their first regulation time loss of the season.
On Sunday at the Langley Event Centre, Regina's Adam Brooks got the offence started with a goal and two assists in the opening frame and ended with a four point night.
Brooks has points in every game since returning from training camp with the Toronto Maple Leafs (8G, 24A).
Sam Steel also had three points while Connor Hobbs, Luc Smith and Filip Ahl each had a goal and an assist.
Jordan Hollett made 21 saves to win in his hometown.
The Pats led 4-0 after the first period and 6-2 after 40 minutes. They outshot the Giants by a narrow 27-25 margin.
Regina was 2/6 on the powerplay and 5/5 killing penalties.
- The Pats scored their league leading 13th shorthanded goal in the contest.
- Connor Hobbs extended his goal scoring streak to four games, he has six goals in that stretch.
- Adam Brooks four point night extended his point streak to 14 games (8G, 24A).
The Pats (16-1-3) will play the fourth of six games on their West coast swing on Tuesday in Prince George against the Cougars. Puck drop is at 9 p.m. Regina time on 620 CKRM.
(Courtesy Phil Andrews)