Atom Broncos wrap up top spot in regular season
The Swift Current Tarpon Energy Broncos wrapped up the top spot in the South East Atom Tier 1 Hockey League regular season with two wins over the visiting Melville Millionaires over the weekend.
The Broncos opened the weekend with a 7-2 win Saturday and followed up with an 8-1 win Sunday to improve to 15-2-1 on the season. The Swift Current Atom Broncos were at a 30-team tournament the previous weekend and finished with three wins and two losses.
Swift Current opened the tournament with a 10-3 win over the Regina Pirates Friday morning. They followed up with a 4-0 win over the Warman Panthers before losing 4-2 to Estevan to drop to the B Event. The Atom Broncos defeated Lumsden 5-3 in the B quarter-final Saturday evening. Their tournament came to an end Sunday in a 3-0 loss to the Saskatoon Wild Lightning in the semi-final.
The Atom Broncos have a break from their league schedule this weekend before hosting third-place Estevan (6-6-1) the following weekend to conclude the regular season.