Friday, February 27, 2015

Kent, Washington – Zach Pochiro of Las Vegas had one of his greatest games – 2 powerplay goals and two assists including the game-winning assist in OT tonight for the WHL Prince George Cougars who out-battled the Seattle Thunderbirds 5-4 before 4055 at the ShoWare Center. This was a rough, physical game with over 30 penalities. Zach has 15 goals, 16 assists for 31 points this season.

Vancouver, BC – Gage Quinney of Las Vegas scored his 15th goal, then dealt two assists and was named the #1 Star of the Game in the Kelowna Rockets 4-0 win over the Vancouver Giants before 6544 at the Pacific Coliseum. Gage has 15 goals, 24 assists overall.

Big Rapids, Michigan – Cory Ward’s goal late in the first period help Bemidji State beat Ferris State 2-1 before 2149 at the Ewigleben Ice Arena. It was an important win for Bemidji which is tied for 4th place in its league with Northern Michigan and the right to be on home ice in the first round of the playoffs. It was Cory’s 9th goal this season. Bemidji is 15-14-4 overall but 12-4-4 in its last 20 games. Cory and Bemidji State close out the regular season here Saturday night.