Friday, November 11, 2011


Photo Courtesy of Damon James.

Friday night the Express went into Alberni Valley and came away with a 6-2 win over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. The win was the third in the last four games for the Express.

Newly named home assistant captain Malcom Mckinney had a 1 goal and 2 assists, Taylor Bourne scored his first 2 Express goals while Rajan Sidhu and John Siemer each had 1 goal and 1 assist.

The Express return home to face Cowichan Valley on Saturday.

Meanwhile at the World Junior A Challenge, Express rookie was the hero as he scored at 2:09 of overtime to give Canada West a 2-1 win over Sweden and send Canada West to the gold medal game.

Click below to hear Colin Tiggelaar call the winner on Fast Hockey.

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Click below to hear from Alex Kerfoot

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It will be an all Canadian final as Canada East got some pay back on the USA who defeated Canada East in the Gold Medal game last year by knocking off the three time defending champions 4-2 in 2011.

Click below to hear from Kent Lewis

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It wasn't an easy road for Canada West to get to the gold medal game. Canada West went winless in two games in round robin. That included a 2-0 loss to Sweden on Wednesday.

Canada West gets a much needed day off after playing their 4th game in 4 nights Friday.

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