The Regina Pats finished their season series against the Moose Jaw Warriors on Saturday with a 6-1 road loss at Mosaic Place.
In the first, the Warriors opened the scoring on the powerplay at 3:25 thanks to Justin Almeida. Then, at the 12-minute mark Brayden Tracey extended the Moose Jaw lead to two and that was the score after the opening period. In the second, the Warriors scored the lone goal at 11:46, Daniil Stepanov tipped one past Dean McNabb who was sensational in the period making 11 saves, but Regina trailed 3-0 after two. In the third, the Warriors made it 4-0 with a powerplay goal early on. The Pats got on the board halfway through the frame, Garrett Wright a great shot from the left circle into the top corner for his seventh and it was 4-1. The Warriors added an empty netter and an even strength marker after that and took the two points in a 6-1 final.
The Pats were outshot 37-26, the powerplay was oh for three, the penalty kill four for six and Dean McNabb made 31 saves.
The Pats (18-44-1-2) are back in action on Wednesday at home to the Swift Current Broncos at 7 p.m. at the Brandt Centre.
Moose Jaw – Justin Almeida (29) from Josh Brook and Jett Woo – 3:25 PP.
Moose Jaw – Brayden Tracey (34) from Justin Almeida and Tristan Langan – 11:51.
Moose Jaw – Daniil Stepanov (7) from Dalton Hamaliuk and Kaeden Taphorn – 11:46.
Moose Jaw – Brayden Tracey (35) from Josh Brook and Jett Woo – 1:27 PP.
Regina – Garrett Wright (7) from Sergei Alkhimov – 9:40.
Shots on Goal
Regina 11-6-9-(26) Moose Jaw 13-12-12-(37)
Regina 0/3 Moose Jaw 2/6
The Pats are back in action on Wednesday at home to the Swift Current Broncos at 7 p.m. at the Brandt Centre. Tickets are available at reginapats.com, the Brandt Centre Box Office and at any Regina Safeway, where Fun Zone tickets are $13 plus tax.