SUNDAY'S WHL ROUND-UPNov 19, 2012 - 02:34 MST
REBELS KNOCK DOWN RAIDERS – Matt Bellerive scored and set up two more to lead the Red Deer Rebels to a 6-1 win over the visiting Prince Albert Raiders in Western Hockey League action on Sunday.
Haydn Fleury, Rhyse Dieno and Tyson Ness each tallied a goal and an assist, Wyatt Johnson and Conner Bleackley each added singles and Joel Hamilton picked up three assists for the Rebels (12-11-1-1), who went 2-for-5 on the power play as they claim their second straight victory. Patrik Bartosak made 27 saves on 28 shots to post his 10th win of the season.
Shane Danyluk scored the only goal for the Raiders (15-7-0-2), who were outshot 50-28 by the hosts as they see a two-game win streak come to an end. Luke Siemens turned aside 42 of 47 shots he faced over 51:06 of action, taking the loss, while Rylan Parenteau stopped two of three shots in relief.
SILVERTIPS 2, TIGERS 1
Carson Stadnyk scored the go-ahead goal, his second marker of the game, 12:43 into the third period to lift the Everett Silvertips to a 2-1 win over the visiting Medicine Hat Tigers on Sunday.
Daniel Cotton turned in an impressive 40-save performance to seal the win for the Silvertips (9-14-0-2), who were outshot 41-18 by the visiting Tigers yet come away with their second straight victory.
Curtis Valk – with his 16th of the season – scored the lone tally for the Tigers (11-13-1-0), who went 1-for-7 with the man advantage en route to their fourth consecutive setback. Cam Lanigan stopped 16 of 18 shots in the defeat.
WHEAT KINGS 5, HURRICANES 3
John Quenneville scored his third and fourth goals of the season to help lead the visiting Brandon Wheat Kings to a 5-3 victory over the Lethbridge Hurricanes on Sunday.
Rookie Jayce Hawryluk scored for a fourth time over his last five games while Jack Palmer – with his first WHL goal – and Chad Robinson also counted for the Wheat Kings (10-11-2-1), who scored three times in just over five minutes in the second period as they snap a four-game losing skid. Corbin Boes turned in a 39-save performance to post the victory.
Jamal Watson, Jaimen Yakubowski and Brady Ramsay scored for the Hurricanes (13-10-1-1), who went 1-for-3 on the man advantage as they drop their second straight contest. Ty Rimmer, a former Wheat King, stopped 27 of 31 shots in the loss.
BLADES 5, GIANTS 2
Matej Stransky scored twice and Kyle Schmidt drew three assists to lead the visiting Saskatoon Blades to a 5-2 win over the Vancouver Giants on Sunday.
Shane McColgan, Nick Zajac and Duncan Siemens each picked up a goal and an assist for the Blades (10-10-0-1), who broke open a 2-2 tied with three goals just over four minutes apart in the third period as they claim their second straight win. Andrey Makarov made 30 saves in the victory.
Trevor Cheek – with his 10th of the campaign – and Anthony Ast scored for the Giants (7-15-0-0), who drop their second decision in as many nights. Tyler Fuhr made 29 saves in a losing cause.
HITMEN 4, BRONCOS 2
Peter Kosterman’s goal 12:43 into the third period was the winner as the Calgary Hitmen doubled up the visiting Swift Current Broncos 4-2 on Sunday.
Pavlo Padakin scored a pair of goals – his fourth and fifth markers of the season – and Cody Sylvester notched his 14th of the season for the Hitmen (14-5-1-2), who had Swedish center Victor Rask back in the lineup after he returned from the AHL. Chris Driedger made 21 saves to record the win.
Graham Black scored both goals for the Broncos (9-11-3-2), who tied the game at 2-2 on Black’s second goal 10:43 into the third frame but gave up the go-ahead goal just two minutes later as they suffer their second straight loss. Eetu Laurikainen made 28 saves in the defeat.