Results

Central 2 Host 4
Game 3
May 09, 2004
Grande Prairie, AB

The host team played their second game of the RBC Royal Bank Cup against the pre-tournament favorite, Aurora Tigers, in their first game at the 2004 RBC Royal Bank Cup. Josh Welter opened the scoring for the Storm with an unassisted short-handed goal to give the home town team a 1-0 lead. The Tigers responded immediately with a goal by Jeff Gilbert to tie things up at 1-1. Grande Prairie carried the majority of the play as the Storm added two more goals to give them a healthy 3-1 lead going into the second period. The Aurora goalie was extremely busy in the first period making 20 saves as his team gave up four power-play opportunities. The second period opened up with a power-play goal for Aurora as Michael Tonelli brought his team back to within one. Kyle Radke help the Storm regain their two goal lead with a power-play goal late in the second period. Grande Prairie held a 4-2 lead into the third period, but that was all that was needed as the Storm won their second game of the tournament. The Aurora goalie made 34 saves in the loss for the Tigers, and Jonathan Cayer had 28 saves in the victory for the Storm.

Box Score CEN
1
1
0
2
Compte HOT
3
1
0
4

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Goaltenders CEN Whitley, Chris
Gardiennes de but HOT Cayer, Jonathan

Shots on Goal Team

1 p

2 p

3 p

OT

Final

Shots on Goal CEN

9

17

6

3

35

Tirs au but HOT

8

4

7

4

23


Referee/Arbitre Curtis Nichols
Linesmen/Juges des lignes Miles Spencer, Shayne Davis

Attendance/Assistance 1200
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