Clippers sweep weekend tilts

Published on Tuesday, 10 January 2023 07:26

A pair of wins to start the new year has the Dauphin Clippers hockey team maintaining its hold on first place in the Westman High School Hockey League.

William Miner had two goals and added a pair of assists to lead Dauphin to a 5-2 win over the Birtle/Shoal Lake/Rossburn Falcons, Saturday.

Boston Karlson, Liam Chartrand and Ethan Carnegie also scored for the Clippers, while Noah Street and Aiden Lewis replied for the Falcons.

Owen Chubka made 44 saves to earn the win in goal. Fred Hrycak stopped 28 shots in taking the loss.

On Sunday, Trayden Guiboche netted the winner 38 seconds into overtime to lift the Clippers to a 3-2 win over the Boissevain/Souris Broncos.

Tyron Sweetman had both goals for Dauphin in regulation. Kolten Barwick and Rayan Sprott tallied for the Broncos.

Chubka picked up the win with 13 saves, while Griffin Albrecht was tagged with the loss with 41 saves to his credit.

Dauphin’s record is now 16-2-0-0 for 32 points. They are two points ahead of the Killarney/Wawanesa Raiders.

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