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Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League

Series Tied 2-2

By Flin Flon Bombers, 04/21/16, 6:15AM CDT


Melfort takes Game 4 5-1, evening up the series.

Two goals in the first, one in the second and two more in the third helped the Melfort Mustangs take a 5-1 win and tie up the Canalta Cup Finals 2-2 heading back to Melfort.

For the second straight night the Mustangs would open up the scoring 3:38 into the first period, and increased the lead to 2-0 eight minutes later.

Brandon Swizter (Brandon, MB) replied on the power play cutting the two goal deficit for his 10th of the playoffs.  Joel Kocur (Edson, AB) and Tyson Empey (Swift Current, SK) each picked up assists.

Brenden Newton was solid in the Bombers net, making 34 saves.

Game 5 will go Friday night and Game 6 will come back to the Whitney Forum on Sunday.

ICE CHIPS:  Flin Flon was 1 for 2 on the power play with Melfort going 0 for 2.