Terriers Pounce On Wolverines In 6-4 Loss

The Waywayseecappo Wolverines surrendered four goals in the second period including two on the powerplay to go on and drop a 6-4 decision to the Portage Terriers on Tuesday night.

Portage opened the scoring early in the first period on a shot from Parker Malchuk that gave the Terriers a 1-0 lead.

No more than two minutes later, Brody Moffatt tucked home a rebound on the doorstep to lock the game up at 1-1 in the first seven minutes. Jacob Charko picked up the lone assist on the scoring play.

With five minutes to play in the first, Conrad Phillips ripped a shot past the blocker of Noah Giesbrecht to give the Wolverines a 2-1 lead heading into the second intermission. Tyler Leibl assisted the go-ahead goal.

It was all Terriers in the second period as Portage would score four unanswered in twelve minutes which included two powerplay markers.

Trailing 5-2 heading into the third period, the Wolverines were brought back to life by an early goal off the stick of Alex Lucken. Brody Moffatt picked up the assist for his second point of the evening.

Just a couple minutes after Lucken brought the Wolverines within two, Parker Malchuk scored his second of the night to give the Terriers a 6-3 lead.

The Wolverines would pull back within two when Rayman Bassi scored his 13th of the season to make it 6-4 Terriers.

Wolverines would pull Colin Ahern for the extra attacker but that would be all as the Wolverines would fall 6-4 to the Terriers.

Now 22-16-3-2 on the season, the Wolverines will have a day off from game action before the prepare to take on the Selkirk Steelers on home ice on back to back nights this Thursday and Friday.