The Dauphin Kings recorded a season-high 47 shots on Friday; however, they ran into a hot goalie in their second defeat of the season.
In a highly entertaining contest, Waywayseecappo picked up two points in a gutsy 3-1 win. The Wolverines opened up a 2-0 lead after 40 minutes and they didn’t look back.
Charles Massey scored his third goal of the season for Dauphin late in the third, but it wasn’t enough as the Kings dropped to 1-2. Wayway; meanwhile, is now 2-1.
The Kings and Wolverines will meet once again on Saturday evening with that contest coming at Credit Union Place.
- Dauphin outshot Wayway, 47-23.
- Liam Tereposky was a brick wall for the Wolverines as he turned away 46 shots while Matthias Smith made 20 saves for Dauphin.
- Ryder Thompson from Russell made his MJHL regular-season debut for Wayway. He joined Tyson Zimmer as the two 16-year-old players on the team.
- After not recording a point in the first two games, Mackenzie Belinski had one goal and two assists.
- Dauphin went 0-for-9 on the power play while Waywayseecappo finished 1-for-6.
- The Wolverines now lead the eight-game session series, 2-1.
|9:25||WAY||Mackenzie Belinski (1) ASST: Kieran Thiessen (2) (PP)|
|17:31||WAY||Gerrik Ripley (2) ASST: Mackenzie Belinski (1) (SH)|
|18:14||DAU||Charles Massey (3) ASST: None (SH)|
|19:52||WAY||Jacob Charko (2) ASST: Mackenzie Belinski (2), Gerrik Ripley (3) (EN)|