Steinbach Regional gave up three first period goals and dropped a 5-1 decision to the Garden City Fighting Gophers in the Sabres home-opener Wednesday at the T.G. Smith Centre.

Logan Klippenstein scored twice while Jack Burton and Cooper Wilson each had a goal and an assist for the Gophers.

Ethan Plett had the lone goal of the game for the SRSS who moved up to the Winnipeg High School Hockey League's Platinum Promotions Division One for the 2018-2019 season.

"The first period was a big adjustment for us as we got used to the speed of a fast Division One game," texted Sabres head coach Lawney Penner. "As a result we were down 3-0 after the first period. I thought the second half of the game was an even battle as shots on net, scoring chances and time of possession were even for the two teams."

"The boys did a great job elevating their game to play at a higher level," added Penner. "We're excited to be playing in Division One this year."

Steinbach Regional goaltender Riley Plett made 28 saves.

The Sabres next game is Friday in Ile des Chenes against Gabrielle Roy Les Roys.

 

 

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Monday, October 22nd

South Central Athletic Conference
High School Volleyball
Varsity Girls
Glenlawn over SRSS
25-17, 23-25, 25-22, 25-18
Varsity Boys
SRSS over Glenlawn
25-15, 25-14, 25-14
Junior Varsity Girls
SRSS over Glenlawn 
23-25, 25-10, 25-16, 25-6
Junior Varsity Boys
SRSS vs Glenlawn @ Wpg

NHL
Winnipeg 5 St. Louis 4 (OT)
Colorado 4 Philadelphia 1
Carolina 3 Detroit 1
Washington 5 Vancouver 2

NFL
Atlanta 23 N.Y. Giants 20

NBA
Toronto 127 Charlotte 106
Orlando 93 Boston 90
Milwaukee 124 New York 113 
Minnesota 101 Indiana 91 
Dallas 115 Chicago 109 
Memphis 92 Utah 84
Washington 125 Portland 124 (OT)
Golden State 123 Phoenix 103
San Antonio 143 L.A. Lakers 142 (OT)

Tuesday, October 23rd

WHSFL
Junior Varsity Division
Quarterfinals
SRSS vs Dakota
@ Steinbach, 4 p.m.

WHSHL
SRSS vs Vincent Massey
@ Wpg, 4:15 p.m.

MJHL
Selkirk at Wpg Blues, 7 p.m.
Swan Valley at Virden, 8 p.m.

WHL
Brandon at Lethbridge, 8 p.m.

NHL
Arizona at Columbus, 6 p.m.
Florida at N.Y. Rangers, 6 p.m.
Calgary at Montreal, 6:30 p.m.
Boston at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m.
San Jose at Nashville, 7 p.m.
Anaheim at Chicago, 7:30 p.m.
Los Angeles at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Edmonton, 8 p.m.

Major League Baseball
World Series
Los Angeles at Boston, 7:09 p.m.
(1st game in best of 7 series)

NBA
Philadelphia at Detroit, 6 p.m.
L.A. Clippers at New Orleans, 7 p.m.
Sacramento at Denver, 8 p.m.

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