Friday, March 23, 2018

Plymouth, Minnesota – Big goal scorer Patrick Voors scored twice and teammate Joseph Heinzelman also scored for the Vegas Jr Golden Knights in a 7-3 loss to the Wichita Jr Thunder here at the USA Hockey Nationals on Friday at the Plymouth Arena.

This was a 2-2 game midway in the second period when Wichita scored a go-ahead goal. Jacob Paul was in the net for the Vegas Jr Golden Knights who are the first High School team from Las Vegas who have ever played in the USA Hockey Nationals. Jeff Bruckner, a premier coach in Las Vegas, is the head coach of the Vegas Jr Golden Knights who take on the Billings Jr Bulls here Saturday.

The Las Vegas team is without its top scorer Mike Yochum who was injured during the regular season.

The scoring:

VGJK – Patrick Voors from Antonio Buck

VGJK – Patrick Voors

VHJK – Joseph Heinzelman 

Goalie – Jacob Paul