Landyn Cochrane scored two goals and set up another to lead the Major Pratt Trojans to a 5-0 victory over the Minnedosa Chancellors in provincial A/AA high school hockey playoff qualifying action Monday night in Russell.
Brayden Cullum also scored twice for the Trojans, while Chad Kilimnick scored once, with Sean Cook earning the shutout. The Trojans took a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three second-round series, with Game 2 slated for Friday night in Minnedosa at 8:15.
Meanwhile, Ty Moffat scored at 1:21 of overtime to give the Deloraine/Hartney Colts a 3-2 victory over the visiting Dauphin Clippers in Westman High School Hockey League action last night.
Tristan Bell and Lucas Hainsworth also scored for Deloraine/Hartney, while Dylan Storey and Dylan Ushkowski replied for Dauphin.
Cullum was named the top forward in the Westman High School Hockey League this season, while Ty Moffatt of Deloraine/Hartney and Brock Paddock of Rivers/Elton were co-winners of the league’s MVP award. David Dunn of Major Pratt was named the league’s top defenceman, while Vincent Massey’s Clark Whelpton was named most sportsmanlike player.
» Brandon Sun