Donovan Houle-Villeneuve (Montreal, PQ), started the season off with a bang in front of 1135 fans, scoring four goals and setting up one more, as the Flin Flon Bombers beat the La Ronge Ice Wolves 5-2 at the Whitney Forum.
Tristan Lemyre (Mirabel, PQ) also scored, while Cole Rafuse (Kentville, NS) chipped in three assists, and Captain Mason Martin (Winnipeg, MB), and Alec Malo (Laval, PQ) both added two. Jacob Delorme (Drummondville, PQ) started the season with a 25/27 save performance.
Max Kleiner and Kyle Ford scored for the Ice Wolves, while Aidan Morrison had two assist and Ryan Baker made 47/52 saves.
The Flin Flon Bombers head to La Ronge for the rubber match tonight. You can catch all the action on 102.9 CFAR with Rob Harts call, puck drop is 8:30 Manitoba time.
The Maroon and White will host the Humboldt Bronco's in a pair of games at the Whitney Forum Friday and Saturday (Sept 20, 21).