Cochrane Generals (5)
Airdrie Thunder (1)
AIRDRIE – Talus Hume and Connor Rendell each scored twice as the Cochrane Generals skated to a 5-1 win over the Airdrie Thunder in a battle of unbeaten teams on Friday evening.
Walid Hassin rounded out the scoring for the Generals (5-0-0), which have now won five in a row to start the season. Ty Robinson was sensational in the Cochrane crease, stopping 40-of-41 shots fired his way.
Rylan Plante-Crough scored the lone goal for the Thunder (4-1-0), which got 28 saves from Kade Taplin between the pipes.
Saturday Oct 8, 2016
Airdrie Thunder (6)
Banff Bears (3)
AIRDRIE – Clay Murray scored twice and added an assist as the Airdrie Thunder used a five-goal third period to skate to a 6-3 win on over the Banff Bears on Saturday evening.
The Thunder (5-1-0) trailed 3-1 early in the third period before rattling off five unanswered goals off the sticks of Murray, Malyk John, Andrew McLennan, Jared Janke and Rylan Plante-Crough.
Joel Lepper made 29 saves in the Airdrie crease to pick up the victory.
Alex Skinner, Philip Schader and Kazu Prevost all tallied for Banff (0-5-1), which got 53 from goaltender Michael Binczyk.
Saturday, September 24, 2016 - Submitted by HJHL Media
Airdrie Thunder (11)
Mountainview Colts (9)
DIDSBURY – Reigning HJHL scoring champion and player of the week Clay Murray had a six-point night as the Airdrie Thunder came away victorious in one of the wildest HJHL games in history, as they were 11-9 winners over the Mountainview Colts on Saturday.
Murray scored four times and added two assists, while teammate Rylan Plante-Crough had a two-goal, two-assist evening. Jesse Fischer and Jared Janke also each found the back of the net twice for the Thunder (4-0-0), while Dylan McCuaig finished with four assists.
The Thunder led 3-1 after 20 minutes and 6-3 going into the third period, where things would get crazy. The Colts (2-1-0) would score six times in the frame, while the Thunder tacked on five. There were seven goals scored in the first 5:26 of the final frame.
Alan Klinck and Tyson Schmidt led the way for the Colts, each netting two goals and one assist. Evan Ingram also found the back of the net twice, while Cole Sutherland picked up four helpers on the night.