The OCN Blizzard took to the road for their first trip of the 2019-2020 season.
They started their road trip down to Winkler Saturday night.
The Flyers came out of the gate to open the scoring with 3 goals.
Then the Blizzard regained their composure and came out of the gates with at goal in the 2nd period with a goal from Cyrus Toth. Then the Flyers answered back with 2 unanswered goals of their own. The score at the end of the second period was 5-1.
The Blizzard came back on the power play and scored a great goal by Sequoia Swan. and then another one by Kobe Campbell. The Winlker Flyers would then answer back with a Power Play goal of their own and then the Blizzard would answer back with a goal from Boston Bird. It wasn't enough though as the Blizzard would fall to the Flyers 6-4.
3 Stars of the Game:
1) Sulivan Shortreed (WF)
2) Justin Svenson (WF)
3) Kobe Campbell (OCNBlizz).
Game 2 of the 3 game Road trip was last night at the Seven Oaks Arena in Winnipeg. The OCN Blizzard entered the MJHL Player Showcase with a battle against the Neepawa Natives. The Natives entered this game winless at 0-4.
The Blizzard came out of the gates in the 1st Period and scored 2:52 in with a goal from Corey Checco. Then the Natives would answer back with a goal of their own to tie the game 1-1 after the 1st Period.
The game would go 28 more minutes without a goal. The Blizzard ran into some penalty troubles with 16 min in penalty kills. But the Natives could not solve the Blizzard penalty killing unit.
The Blizzard would head to the power play early in the 3rd period and Wes Dobbin would tip the puck in off a beautiful feed in front from Boston Bird and Kobe Campbell.
The Blizzard would come out of this game victorious and would win 2-1.
3 Stars of the Game
1) Dannick Rodrigue (OCN Blizz) G.
2) Wes Dobbin (OCN Blizz)
3) Dawson Green (NN) G.
The Blizzard will play today at the MJHL Showcase Tournament against the Virden Oil Capitals at 5pm from the Seven Oaks Arena in Winnipeg.
Pre Game show starts at : 4:45pm
Puck Drop is set for: 5:00pm
Photo Credit: https://www.mjhlhockey.ca/