Tuesday, October 23, 2012

 Red Deer edges Pat 3-2

October 23, 2012

The Pats open up a four game road trip tonight in Red Deer, when they take on the Rebels, puck drop at the Enmax Centrium is 7:00pm.

The Pats and Rebels met once earlier this season in Regina with the Pats taking the first meeting on the strength of Chandler Stephenson’s goal with only a few seconds left on the clock to win 3-2.  Both penalty kills came up big with the Rebels fending off eight Pats advantages and the Pats killing six Rebel advantages.  The Pats come in after wrapping up their home stand with a loss while the Rebels come in having taken three of four points in a home and home with Kootenay.  Tonight’s game can be heard on 620 CKRM with the Press Box Sports Bar Pre-Game Show starting at 6:35.

by: Ron "Scoreboard" Johnston

First Period: Red Deer Rebels went up 1-0, just 1:15 into the period.  Charles Inglis parked in front of the net scored, assisted by Joel Hamilton and Tyson Ness.

Penalties: Red Deer - Jan Bittner (Hooking) 2:56; Regina - Matt Hewitt (Delay of Game) 5:10; Red Deer - Marc McCoy (Interference) 12:46; Regina - Luke Fenske (Unsportsmanlike) 19:33

Score: Red Deer 1 - Regina 0; Shots: Red Deer 13 - Regina 10

Second Period:  Once again Red Deer scored an early goal into the period.  Turner Elson  drop pass to Mathew Dumba who passed to Matt Bellerive.  Matt scores a power play goal to the top cross bar on the side post, just 49 seconds into the period. Just less then three minutes later, Regina Pats score, Colton shot from the point and Emil Slyvegard, park in front of the net scored on the rebound at 3:45, also assisted by Colten Mayor.  Five minutes later Red Deer goes up 3-1 as Charles Inglis scored his second goal at 8:43, assisted by Joe Hamilton and Hayden Fleury.  Near the end of the period Kade Pilton scored his first goal in the WHL, a rocket shot at 18:42, assisted by Dyson Stevenson and Luke Fenske to close the score.

Penalties:  Regina - G. Mumby (Tripping) 9:05; Regina - Cody Thiel (Interference) 12:42            
Score: Red Deer 3 - Regina 2; Shots: Red Deer 14 - Regina 8 

Third Period:   No scoring

Penalties:  Regina - K. Pilton (Slashing) 2:08; Regina - Trent Ouellette (10-Minute Misconduct), Red Deer - C. Inglis (10 Minute-Misconduct) 6:40; Red Deer - Brandon Underwood (Cross Checking) 20:00