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Peewee “AA” Golden Suns drop two

Posted on December 13, 2017 by Taber Times
STICK HANDLER: Kade Duell of the Taber peewee "AA" Golden Suns skirts an opponent in recent action. TIMES PHOTO BY GREG PRICE

Taber peewee “AA” Golden Suns (3-17-1) suffered two tight losses in South Central Alberta Hockey league play over the weekend.

The first was a 5-4 defeat at the hands of Okotoks Oilers Green (9-8-2) at the Vauxhall Recreation Centre on Friday evening.

Ty Fraser tallied twice for the Golden Suns who got singles from Kobe Fujita and Kade Duell.

Kahil Wright faced 47 shots on net to take the loss.

The team hit the road on Sunday and fell 5-3 to Foothills Bisons (8-9-1).

Wyatt Bishop, Bowman Klippenstein and Fraser scored for the Suns.

Marek Schlenker faced 48 shots on net in the loss.

Taber peewee “AA” Golden Suns’ next league game is not until the New Year when they host Chestermere Lakers on Jan. 7 at the Taber Arena at 1 p.m.

BANTAM: Taber bantam “AA” Golden Suns (2-14-1) were the servants of the Red Deer Steel Kings (5-12-2) in a 9-3 loss on the road on Saturday evening in SCAHL play.

Caden Heins, Nathan Verloop and Carter De Boer tallied for the Golden Suns. Landon Porteous faced 48 shots on goal in the loss.

Taber bantam “AA” Golden Suns host Okotoks Oilers on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at the Taber Arena. The team travels to Lethbridge on Sunday to battle the Hurricanes.

MIDGET: Taber midget “AA” Golden Suns (8-5-5) gained a single point in the standings in two road games in SCAHL play on the weekend.

The first game was a 4-1 loss to Wheatland Chiefs (16-6-2) on Friday night.

Cole Jensen scored the lone Suns tally.

Logan Leroux faced 30 shots on goal in the loss.

Taber midget “AA” Golden Suns earned the tie in a 3-3 draw with Airdrie Lightning (3-10-3) on Saturday afternoon.

Kaden Booth, Seth McCulloch and Mason Sande scored for the Suns.

Ethan Barrows faced 32 shots on net to preserve the tie for the Golden Suns.

Taber midget “AA” Golden Suns’ next league game is not until the New Year when they host Lethbridge Hurricanes on Jan. 5 at the Vauxhall Recreation Centre at 5:45 p.m. The team then hits the road for two games with a Jan. 6 match against Medicine Hat Hounds and a Jan. 7 game against Foothills Bisons.

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