Clear

Steinbach, MB

4°c Clear

Full Forecast

Sports

The Carillon - ONLINE EDITION

Mudbugs snap Huskies' 7-game win streak

By: Terry Frey

Posted: 01/18/2019 7:37 AM

  • Print

Advertisement

The Red River Mudbugs edged the Steinbach Huskies 4-3 Thursday night at St. Jean, ending the Huskies' seven-game Hanover Tache Junior Hockey League win streak.

HTJHL scoring leader Skylar Klassen scored what proved to be the winning goal with 2:53 remaining in the third, which gave the Mudbugs a 4-2 lead at the time, before Zach Cumming, with his second goal of the period narrowed the Red River lead to 4-3 with only 30 seconds remaining.

Tied 1-1 after the first and 2-2 after the second, Cumming gave the Huskies their first lead of the game six minutes into the third before Steve Baker tied it for Mudbugs two minuetes later.

Klassen had a hat trick in the game for the Mudbugs, scoring a goal in each period as the first place Mudbugs improve their record to an impressive 17-1-0-1.

One other game Thursday night saw the Springfield Xtreme move past the Huskies into third place in the standings with an 8-3 victory at Mitchell over the Mohawks.

There are five HTJHL games on tap this weekend including a pair of games tonight as the Huskies host Lorette and St. Adolphe is at Grunthal, both at 8:00 p.m. A pair of Saturday games, also with 8:00 p.m. starts, will have Red River hosting Grunthal at Altona and St. Adolphe travelling to Mitchell.  One Sunday game has the Huskies entertaining Grunthal at 7:00 p.m. at Steinbach.

More Sports News

  • The SRSS Sabres football program will hold a new player and parent meeting on Tues., Apr. 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the SRSS theatre.

    Sabres plan for new football recruits

    04/18/2019 12:24 PM
  • There were about 130 players that attended the annual Steinbach Pistons spring camp last weekend.

    Pistons prospects skate at spring camp

    04/18/2019 7:25 AM
  • Dueck cracks All-Manitoba team

    04/17/2019 7:18 AM

    In conjunction with their annual high school graduating all-star games last Saturday in Winnipeg, Basketball Manitoba has announced their various award winners, players of the year and All-Manitoba teams.

    Joel Dueck from Niverville Collegiate was named to the A/AA/AAA Male All-Manitoba ...

Ads by Google

Electronic Copies

The Carillon single copy cover

Annual Subscription

Back issues available with an e-subscription

Subscribe to single copy
$1.50 each (includes tax)

April 18, 2019 copy now available

Read this week’s classifieds