WHL GAME SUMMARY – TIGERS WEBTV HI-LITES
Brandon, MB – After winning three straight games, the Tigers have now lost three straight as Medicine Hat fell 5-2 to the Brandon Wheat Kings on Thursday afternoon at the Keystone Centre.
Five straight goals, including three on the power play, was more than enought for the Wheaties to get by the Tigers.
For Medicine Hat, who’s record now sits 9-7-1-0, it was the first of three games in three nights versus East Division opponents.
Brandon sccored twice in the 1st period, once in the 2nd period, before adding two more in the final period.
Medicine Hat managed to close the deficit to three as rookie Hunter Shinkaruk scored twice, including once while the Tigers were short-handed. For the Calgary, AB native, it was his first multi-goal game of his WHL career.
Tigers netminder Tyler Bunz (5-5-1-0) stopped 31 of 36 shots in the loss.
Brandon held the Tigers scoreless on four power plays.
The Tigers now head to Moose Jaw to face the Warriors on Friday, November 12th. Game time is 7:00 PM (CST). The Tigers return home on Saturday, November 13th to face the Regina Pats. Game time is 7:30 PM (CST). Both games can be heard live on CHAT 94.5 FM at tigershockey.com or watched via webcast at livestream.whl.ca.