The Fort Saskatchewan Bantam AAA Rangers have yet to lose a game in the 2019 playoffs.
 
On Saturday (Mar.9), Carson Burkart was strong between the pipes with 22 saves, as the Rangers took game one over South Side Athletic Club (SSAC) 4-0.
 
Cade Van Brabant, Daniel Kozakewich, Joey Levesque and Rhett Melnyk all put a check in the goal column. Melnyk was the only Ranger to have a two-point night, as he also chipped in an assist.
 
In game two of the best-of-five series, Liam Bechthold held the fort down, making 29 stops in a Fort Sask 3-1 road win.
 
Carter Spirig and Joel Webb had goals in the first period, while Jordan Gustafson extended the lead in the second period with his first of the series.
 
Fort Sask will have the chance to sweep the series against SSAC Tuesday night (Mar.12) at the JRC.
 

More Sports News

Ardrossan U13 boys settle for silver

The Ardrossan U13 Tier 4 boys were handed their only loss of the season at provincials.

Anderson named Metro Athletics All-Star

Gracyn Anderson's tremendous season was recently recognized by Metro Athletics.

Rangers jump out to 2-0 series lead in provincial finals

Before this weekend, the Red Deer Bantam AAA Rebels hadn't lost a regular season or playoff game since Nov.2. They've now lost two straight.

U13 Arsenal earn silver at provincials

It was a heartbreaking loss in the provincial finals.

U10 Ringette wraps up the season

The Fort Saskatchewan Ringette U10 teams ended their seasons with some big wins at the BGL Friendship Playdowns.

Season ends as Rangers shutout in game five

Three straight losses to close out the 2018-19 season.

Rangers allow Raiders back in north finals

The last game is always the hardest to win.

Bantam AAA Rangers faced with tough task in Provincial Championship

Defeating a team you haven't beat all season isn't an easy task, but it also isn't impossible.

Rangers drop game three on the road

The Fort Saskatchewan Midget AAA Rangers won’t be sweeping the North Finals.

Bantam AAA Rangers sweep third straight series

Not one, not two, but three straight sweeps in the 2019 playoffs for the Fort Saskatchewan Bantam AAA Rangers.

DiscoverWestman.com is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Login