Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - Submitted by Courtney Kaler
The Revelstoke Grizzlies played some great hockey this past weekend, earning 4 out of 6 points. On Friday, November 1st, the Grizzlies hosted the North Okangan Knights. The Grizzlies first goal of that game was a powerplay goal scored at 8:53 of the 1st period by Matt MacDonald, assisted by Devon Hascarl and Kyler Wilkinson. The second goal was scored at 7:08 of the 1st period by Matt Lucero, assisted by Kent Hendrickson. The third goal was scored at the 17:45 mark of the 2nd period by Coleton Dawson, assisted by Devon Hascarl and Brendan Jay. The Grizz were on the board again with their 2nd powerplay goal and 4th of the game scored by Tre Mason, assisted by Kyler Wilkinson and Devon Hascarl at 4:07 of the 2nd period. The 5th goal was scored by Kohl Bell, assisted by Brodie Buhler and Coleton Dawson at 12:53 of the third period. Grizzlies earned a 5-4 win over the Knights.
On Saturday, November 2nd, the Grizzlies travelled to Kelowna to take on the Cheifs at Rutland Arena. The Grizzlies had a rough first period, trailing 5-0 after 20 minutes but they did not give up. Matt Lucero dropped the mitts, earning 5 minutes for fighting and a game misconduct at 13:26 of the second period that sparked his team to get on the scoreboard. The Grizz got on the board with a powerplay goal by Matt MacDonald, assisted by Coleton Dawson and Monty Chisholm at 9:10 of the 2nd period. Before the 2nd period could end, Devon Hascarl potted the second goal, also on the powerplay, assisted by Kyler Wilkinson at 2:58. Halfway through the 3rd period, Grizzlies third goal was scored by Tre Mason, assisted by Wade Cline and Matt MacDonald. Grizz forward Kyler Wilkinson was on the receiving end of a check from behind which sparked Brodie Buhler to drop the mitts at 4:34 of the third period, earning a 1 game suspension. Grizzlies lost 8-4 but regrouped for their home game the next day.
On Sunday, November 3rd, the Grizzlies played host to the Chase Heat. Tre Mason was the first star of the game, no questions asked as he put up 3 goals and 1 assist for a total of 4 points during the game. Mason opened the scoring on the powerplay with a goal at 8:07 of the first period, assists given to Devon Hascarl and Kyler Wilkinson. Mason struck again, with assists from Hascarl and Wilkinson at 4:24 of the first period. The 3rd goal, another powerplay goal, was also scored by Tre Mason, assisted by Kyler Wilkinson and Devon Hascarl at 13:30 of the second period. Grizzlies got another powerplay goal, this time scored by Devon Hascarl, assisted by Matt MacDonald and Kyler Wilkinson at 5:21 of the third period. With 3 seconds remaining in the game, Kyler Wilkinson scored an empty net goal, assisted by Tre Mason to give the Grizzlies a 5-2 win over the Chase Heat.
Grizzlies travel to Kimberley to take on the Dynamiters on Friday, November 8 and play at home, against the Chase Heat on Saturday, November 9. Game time on Saturday, is 7PM!