Regina got the game’s first goal with the powerplay when Libor Hajek slapped home his 10th of the season and it was 1-0 after 20 minutes.
Swift Current drew even on a Glenn Gawdin tip and the game was tied heading to the third.
In the final frame, Gawdin scored his second of the night to make it 2-1 and then the Broncos added an empty netter for a 3-1 victory.
The Pats were outshot 44-23, the powerplay was 1/4 and the penalty kill was 4/5
Ryan Kubic made 41 saves in the Regina goal while Stuart Skinner had 22 saves for Swift Current.
- Cameron Hebig extended his point streak to five games with an assist. Has three goals and six assists in that stretch.
- Ryan Kubic is 4-2-1-0 in his Pat career with a 2.85 GAA and a .924 save percentage.
- Matt Bradley has two goals and two assists in four games against Swift Current.
The Pats (25-21-5) will host Swift Current in a rematch on Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m. at the Brandt Centre. Tickets are available at reginapats.com, the Brandt Centre Box office and at any Regina Safeway where Funzone Tickets are $13 plus tax.