August 29, 2013 (ISN) – In the annual intra-squad game at Interior Savings Centre, Team Blue had two goals and two assists from Cole Ully as they went on to win 8-4 over Team White.
After an uneventful first period, Team Blue broke open the game with three straight goals in the second period. Tim Bozon started the scoring midway through the period while Jake Kryski and Edson Harlacher added goals to make it 3-1 for Team Blue as they never looked back. Chase Souto, who scored two goals for Team White, cut the lead to 3-2 going into the third period.
The two teams combined for seven goals in the third period as Team Blue scored five times enroute to an 8-4 victory.
The Blazers roster now sits at 30 players including 19 forwards, 9 defensemen and 2 goaltenders. Colin Smith will practice with the Blazers on Thursday and Friday before leaving to Colorado to put the Blazers roster at 29 players. The hockey club will practice tomorrow from 10:30am – 12:00pm
The WHL preseason begins this Friday, August 30th with a game in Kelowna. The Blazers will play their first home preseason game on Sunday, September 1st at 6:00pm at the Interior Savings Centre. Tickets can be purchased at the Blazers Box Office for $10.
Reassignments following tonight’s game: Jermaine Loewen, Liam, McLeod, Cameron Pateman, Laramie Kostelansky, Dawson Davidson, Cameron Trott
Blue vs. White Intrasquad Game
1. Team White – Chase Souto (Colin Smith, Jermaine Loewen) 3:03
Penalties – Matt Needham (Hooking) 6:14
2. Team Blue – Tim Bozon (Connor Clouston) 9:57
3. Team Blue – Jake Kryski (Matt Needham, Eric Krienke) 7:11
4. Team Blue – Edson Harlacher (Cole Ully, Devin Oakes) 8:53
5. Team White – Chase Souto (Jordan Thomson) 16:45 PP
Penalties – Laramie Kostelansky (Tripping) 1:37, Ryan Rehill (Crosschecking) 14:52
6. Team Blue – Deven Sideroff (Matt Needham) 2:03
7. Team Blue – Cole Ully (Edson Harlacher, Joe Kornelsen) 7:11
8. Team White – Mitch Lipon (JC Lipon, Aaron Macklin) 8:53
9. Team Blue – Joe Kornelsen (Cole Ully, Edson Harlacher) 12:56
10. Team White – JC Lipon (Colin Smith) 16:13
11. Team Blue – Cole Ully (Unassisted) 19:01
12. Team Blue – Matt Needham (Tim Bozon, Josh Connolly) 19:13
Taran Kozun – 11/12
Cameron Pateman – 12/19
Liam McLeod – 12/13
Cole Kehler – 9/13