The Swift Current Broncos continued to have success against the Lethbridge Hurricanes this season with a 2-1 win on Saturday. Isaac Poulter made 25 saves for the Broncos as they improved to 5-1-1-0 against the Hurricanes this season.
After a scoreless first period, the Broncos opened the scoring when Cole Nagy shoveled home a rebound on a three-on-one midway through the second period.
The Broncos doubled the lead only 19 seconds into the third period when Connor Hvidston tapped home a perfect pass from Josh Davies on the rush for his fifth goal of the season.
Justin Hall cut the lead in half with 4:39 remaining in regulation with his 23 goal of the season, an easy redirect from the top of the crease.
Poulter improved to 14-14-3-1, while Jared Picklyk fell to 7–6-0-0 with 16 saves.
The Broncos improved to 16-23-4-1 as they snapped a two-game losing streak, while Lethbridge fell to 17-19-2-1.
The Broncos will be on the road next weekend to visit the Brandon Wheat Kings and Winnipeg Ice.
Bronco Bits: Rookie Josh Fluker picked up an assist on the game-winning goal for his first WHL point.