15-5 Convincing Road Win In Maple Ridge

Building off a win at home vs the Lakers the Salmonbellies heading east into Maple Ridge Sunday night and came away with a decisive win on the road to sit tied for third with Burnaby.

Coming out of the gate hot we jumped into a 4-0 lead with a little over 6 minutes played in the first period. After 1 period we had a 5-2 lead with five different goal scores. The second period saw a parade to the sin bin for both teams and after 40 minutes we stretched the lead to 9-5. The final frame was all New West adding 5 goals and allowing none to capture our eighths win of the year and second one against the Burrards who we face again next Sunday at Cam Neely.

Alexis Buque was outstanding saving 35 on 40 shots for a .875% save percentage for the night.

Again the scoring was spread around with 8 different Bellies scoring. Leading the way was Mitch Jones with 8P (2G, 6A),  Logan Schuss with 6P (4G, 2A) and Kevin Crowley with 5P (5A).

Three Stars

STAR 1: Jones, Mitch (NEW)
STAR 2: Schuss, Logan (NEW)
STAR 3: Dinsdale, Matthew (MPR)

Back home to play Coquitlam this Thursday 7:30 at historic Queens Park Arena