Game four of the 2017 Salmonbellies WLA campaign saw New Westminster host the visiting Burnaby Lakers. With a slow start Jones and Schuss netted two late goals at the end of one to trail 4-3. The second period was all Zach Herreweyers with 3 goals including the first of his WLA career, however still down 9-7 after two. Alexis Buque came in the third and with goals from Malcom and Schuss we were not able to close the gap, Lakers scored three empty goals and the bellies faced the third loss of the season 14-9. Totals shots in favour of Burnaby at 49-46.
Schuss lead with 6pts (2G, 4A), followed by Malcom(2G, 2A) and Herreweyers (3G, 1A) with both 4pts each. Clay Richardson returned from a five year absence and provide some strength on the backend and Tony Tremblay also returned to the line up after a few games off.
STAR 1: Herreweyers, Zach (NEW)
STAR 2: Stevens, Dane (BBY)
STAR 3: Jones, Scott (BBY)
Not much rest, back at it tomorrow as the boys head over to Nanaimo to face the Timbermen. Follow the game on the Salmonbellies Twitter page or watch the action live on PlayFull Screen.