The Moose Jaw Warriors got a road win tonight to start the month of March. A 4-3 win over the Prince Albert Raiders at the Art Hauser Centre gives the Warriors their 40th win of the season.
The game was even after the opening period when James Henry answered a mid-period goal by the Raiders. Henry notched his 15th of the season to go with his two assists on the night. Henry set up the game winner by White with less than five minutes left in the game to lead the Warriors to the two points. The Warriors fell behind in the second when the Raiders scored two powerplay goals in the middle section of the middle frame.
Luke Siemens made 23 saves on 26 shots in the game. With two assists, Justin Kirsch is one point away from reaching 100 in his WHL career. Eric Arnold, Shayne Gwinner, Tanner Eberle and Sam Fioretti all registered an assist on the night.The Warriors return home to Mosaic Place Saturday night to face the Lethbridge Hurricanes in their first of two meetings over four days. It is a home-and-home series with the Hurricanes starting tomorrow night and concluding Tuesday night at the Enmax Centre. Saturday night's game starts at 7 p.m. local and tickets are available at http://tickets.mjwarriors.ca/
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1. P.A C. Braid, (1) (A. Bardaro, J. Maylan), 10:15
1. M.J J. Henry, (15) (T. Eberle, E. Arnold), 16:25
2. M.J C. Braes, (37) (J. Henry, J. Kirsch), 4:11 (PP)
2. P.A A. Bardaro, (31) (J. Maylan, A. Corbin), 13:46 (PP)
2. P.A J. Morrissey, (9) (A. Bardaro, J. Maylan), 15:14 (PP)
3. M.J C. Braes, (38) (J. Kirsch, S. Fioretti), 13:45
3. M.J T. White, (10) (J. Henry, S. Gwinner), 15:21