Sharks sweep Weyburn

The Battlefords Sharks had a big weekend, taking two at home versus the Weyburn Gold Wings in female midget AAA action.

The Sharks took the opening game Saturday by a 6-2 score, building a 3-0 lead on three goals in a row from Kiana McNinch. She scored on the power play in the first period and early in the second, and then added an even strength goal two minutes into period two for the three-goal lead.

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With the score 3-1, Ryder Milne and Lacey Schneider  got goals in the third; after Lauren Demmans answered for Weyburn, Destiny Fiddler wrapped up the scoring with a power play goal with 4:26 left on the scoreboard clock. Haylie Biever stopped 21 of 23 in net for the Sharks win.

The Sharks were back in action the following day, beating Weyburn 5-2. The Sharks got goals from Logan Halter in the first, Jordyn Blais in the second, and Jessamy Sundby, Kyra Williams and Kiana McNinch in the third period. Yelena Zaleschuk got the start for the Sharks in goal and stopped 23 of 25.

The Sharks now have a record of six wins and seven losses on the season, for 18 points. Their next league action is Dec. 13 and 14 at Duncan McNeill Arena in Wilcox against Notre Dame.    

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