Flyers Upset Canucks - NPHL
The battle of BC in the NPHL took place in Fort St John as the Flyers hosted the Dawson Creek Canucks, for a special Wednesday game. (Jan 30, 2019). The Flyers won this one 5-0.

In the first period the Fort St John Flyers got on the scoreboard at 13:14 as Josh Bennett came up with the puck and scored with Reid Campbell assisting. A few minutes later the Flyers were in the lead 2-0 as Reid Campbell scored with the help of Jeff Shipton and Rick Cleaver. Travis McLean kept out all the pucks out of the Flyers net while Josh Round was not so lucky in net for the Canucks. The period ended with the Flyers leading 2-0. Shots on goal: visitors 9 - home 13. There was only 1 minor penalty called and it was Brett Norman of the Canucks, for slashing.

In the 2nd period the Flyers got an early goal as Brandon Pfeil scored at 19:22 (3-0) with Jeff Shipton and Rick Cleaver getting the helpers. Then there was more action in the penalty box than around the net. At 11:13 both Jeff Taylor of the Canucks and Josh Bennett of the Flyers received 5 for fighting and 10 minute misconduct. Shortly after that, the Flyers added one more goal (4-0) as Joey Massingham got the puck in the net with Rich Cleaver and Reid Campbell assisting. The period was over and the Flyers were now sitting on a 4-0 lead. Shots on goal: visitors 11 - home 10. Besides the fight earlier in the period there were 6 minor penalties called with each team getting 3.

In the 3rd period the Dawson Creek Canucks were hoping for a chance but that did not come. The Fort St John Flyers continued to strike and at 15:21, Rick Cleaver gave the Flyers a 5-0 lead, a powerplay goal with assists to Robbie Sidhu and James Walsh. Travis McLean continued to stop all the shots by the Canucks and when the game was over he had the shutout in this NPHL game. Shots on goal: visitors 12 - home 9. There were 5 minor penalties called with 2 minute call and 10 minute misconduct to Joey Massingham at 17:36 for checking from behind. (Game Summary by Ken Connors)

NPHL Game Summary - Dawson Creek Canucks vs Fort St John Flyers
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