Drumheller Dragons split games on road
The Dragons earned one of a possible two points on the road last week.
The Dragons were in Spruce Grove to take on the Saints on Friday, January 13. The Saints outshot the Dragons 33-24, but when it counted, Chad Hurtubise, hit the back of the net 3:11 into the third period, assisted by Jaffrey Fasegha. Dragons win 1-0. Hunter Virostek had the shutout and the Star of the Game.
On Sunday, the Dragons were back in Okotoks to take on the Oilers for the fourth time in 12 days. The Oilers came out strong and went up by two goals in the first period. Nate Keeley, assisted by Troy Dudley put the Dragons on the scoreboard with three minutes left to end the period 2-1.
That was as close as they could get, as the Oilers added a third goal in the second and two more in the third to win 5-1. Okotoks was 2 for 4 on the power play.
The Dragons hold on to sixth place in the AJHL Viterra South with 19-19-4 record.
This Tuesday the Dragons were in Calgary to take on the Mustangs, results were not available at press time, and on Friday they are back at home to take on the Olds Grizzlys.