Wolverines get comeback win against Swan Valley

It started rough for the Waywayseecappo Wolverines, but they came back to defeat the Swan Valley Stampeders 3-2 in a shootout.

The Wolverines came back from two goals down in the opening minutes for the win against their West Division rivals.

In the first period, the Stampeders got out in front with two quick goals as Ethan Matchim got a powerplay goal from a point shot. Then under a minute later, it was Emile Pichette that beat Mirwald to make it 2-0.

The Wolverines got on the board in the second period when Kolton Shindle was able to beat Dylan Black five hole to make it 2-1.

In the period, the Wolverines outshot the Stampeders 15-5.

Early in the third period, Kolton Shindle got his second of the game from Joey Moffatt and Lonan Bulger to tie the game up at 2.

The end of the period generated no more goals, but the Wolverines killed off a four minute penalty late in the period to take it to OT.

The Wolverines controlled most of the play in OT, but there was no goals on either side.

But in a shootout, Boston Bird and Joey Moffatt both got a goal, while Brett Mirwald stopped 2 of 3 shots as the Wolverines got the extra point.

Mirwald stopped 19 of 21 shots in the game, while Dylan Black stopped 36 of 38.

The two teams play again on Friday night in Waywayseecappo at 7:30pm.