The U17 AAA South Fort Chev Rangers dominated the MLAC Beverly Optimist Leafs, bringing them one step closer to the division finals.

On Thursday (Mar. 23) night at the Jubilee Recreation Centre, the Rangers won game one in a best of three, 8-2.

Dylan Puk and Ty Van Brabant lead the team with two goals each.

Goalie Gage Roberts made 25 saves on 27 shots. 

The Rangers next game is on Saturday, 3:45 p.m. at Terwillegar Community Recreation Centre in Edmonton. If the Rangers win, they'll be onto the finals.

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