Winnipeg, MB – The Winnipeg Blues dropped a 4-2 decision to the Steinbach Pistons at the RINK Training Centre on Tuesday night.
Blues forward Mikol Sartor opened the scoring 6:55 into the game giving the home team an early 1-0 lead. The score would remain that way until the mid-way point of the final frame when five goals would be scored in approximately eight-minutes. The Pistons received goals from Kyle Bettens, Jackson Kobelka and Codey Behun to gain a 3-1 advantage with under five minutes remaining in regulation time. Blues Captain Brayden Foreman and Pistons forward Ty Naaykens added goals before the final buzzer to make the score 4-2.
With the loss, the Blues record falls to 3-9-1-0. The Pistons improved its record to 7-2-1-0.
Blues 2 Pistons 4
Below is a run down of the scoresheet:
|0-1||Winnipeg||6:55||Mikol Sartor||M. Joss|
|1-1||Steinbach||8:38||Kyle Bettens||M. Neill|
|2-1||Steinbach||14:09||Jackson Kobelka||R. Clemons|
|3-1||Steinbach||15:06||Codey Behun||Z. Purcell, M. Neill|
|3-2||Winnipeg||15:41||Brayden Foreman||J. Oleksiuk, J. Kraus|
|4-2||Steinbach||16:14||Ty Naaykens||K. Bettens, C. Loney|
Shots on Goal
The Winnipeg Blues are back in action on Saturday, October when they visit the Virden Oil Capitals for the first time this season. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:30 P.M. CT.