Tuesday, November 4, 2008
BCHLers LEAD CANADA WEST TO VICTORY
Langley's Derek Grant scored twice, BCHLers combined for 3 goals and 2 assists while Prince George's Kevin Genoe was victorious as Canada West evened it's record to 1-1 with a 5-2 win over Russia at the World Junior A Challenge.
Trailing 1-0 going into the second period, Canada West erupted for 3 straight goals to turn the game in their favour.
The Canadian power play was on fire all night as all 5 goals for the home side were with the man advantage.
All 3 teams in group A finished with 1-1 records.
Canada West finsihed first in their pool and earned a bye into Saturday's semi final.
The Quarterfinals begin Thursday.