Athletics Defeat Regals - NPHL
The Grande Pairie Atheltics were in High Prairie to tackle the High Prairie Regals, Saturday January 26, 2019. Last night the team that would win this one was the Athletics, winning 10-5.

In the first period the Grande Prairie Athletics jumped out in front 1-0 after 9:20 as Kelvin Neustaeter scored (Andrew Buote, Tyrone Kipling). Then the lead increased to 2-0 after 10:43. Kelvin Neustaeter scored again (Tyrone Kipling, Morgan MacLean). Lloyd AhKimNachie finally got one back for the Regals (2-1) after 14:50. (Lawrence Anderson, Austin Doan). Devin Bell responded for the Athletics (3-1) after 16:24 (Tyrell Mason, Lyndin Lewis). The Regals had one final goal in the last minute of the period. Lloyd AhKimNachie found the back of the net after 19:46 (Ross Cowell, Kirk Ruecker). After 1 period, the Athletics were in the lead 3-2. Shots on goal: visitors 12 - home 10. In goal for the Athletics was Tyler Boe and in goal for the Regals was Kent Ryan. There was only 1 minor penalty called and it was the Regals for hooking in this NPHL game. 

In the 2nd period Isaiah Letendre of the Regals tied the game 3-3 after 6:27, a short handed effort (Kirk Ruecker, Dakota Conroy). The Regals then pulled ahead of the Athletics 4-3 after 8:14 as Hector Lamouche scored on the powerplay (Isaiah Letendre, Dakota Conroy). Devin Bell scored for the Athletics and the games was back to being tied 4-4 after 9:49 (Mackenzie Caron, Morgan MacLean). Lyndin Lewis put the Athletics back on top 5-4 after 12:34, a powerplay goal (Andrew Buote, Paul Larocque). The Athletics would take control of the period getting the final 3 goals of the period. Devin Bell got his 3rd of the night after 12:51 (6-4) (Morgan MacLean).  Kelvin Neustaeter got his 3rd of the night aw wel (7-4) at 13:19 (Lyndin Lewis, Tyrone Kipling). Then Morgan MacLean found the back of the net after 16:29 (Lyndin Lewis, Mackenzie Caron). The period was finally over and it was the Athletics in control of the game so far leading 8-4. Shots on goal: visitors 19 - home 15. There were 4 minor penalties called with each team getting 2.

In the 3rd period the High Prairie Regals had a big cliff to climb to get back in the game and it started with Dakota Conroy scoring (8-5) after 4:45 (Isaiah Letendre, Mitch Price). But the Athletics didn’t let any more goals in and got a few more goals for good measure before this match was up. Mackenzie Caron scored after 7:51 (Andrew Buote, Paul Larocque) and Lyndin Lewis got his 2nd of the night after 18:54 (Tyrone Kipling, Paul Larocque). The game ended with the Athletics winning 10-5. Shots on goal: visitors 17 - home 9. There were 11 minor penalties called with the Regals getting 5 of them plus Lawrence Anderson got an additional 10 minute misconduct. (Game Summary by Ken Connors of DiscoverThePeaceCountry.com)

NPHL Game Summary - Grande Prairie Athletics vs High Prairie Regals
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