Ashton Anderson scored a pair of goals for the Yellowhead Chiefs on Friday night, but it wasn’t enough as they fell 3-2 to the host Kenora Thistles in the Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League.
Joel Arseneault scored 10 seconds into the final frame for Kenora (16-15-3) and his marker held up as the winner. Logan Robinson had a pair of assists for the Chiefs (16-17-2).
Meanwhile, in Winnipeg, Nolan Patrick, a draft pick of the WHL’s Brandon Wheat Kings, had a goal and an assist as the Winnipeg Thrashers (26-6-2) shut out the Southwest Cougars 5-0. Troy Martyniuk made 20 saves for the shutout. Tyler Crowe had 29 saves for the Cougars (17-15-3).
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