Swift Current, Sask – Swift Current goalie Landon Bow made 20 saves for his 1st career win and shutout and Adam Lowry had 3 goals in a 4-0 win over the Kootenay ICE in WHL action on Sunday night.
The Broncos (15-17-3-2) opened the scoring early in the second period on a 2-on-1 break with Graham Black banging-in his own rebound.
The Broncos took a 2-0 lead with a Levi Bews shot going off the Adam Lowry’s skate into the net.
The ICE gave up a season high 24 shots against in the period.
Early in the third the Broncos made it 3-0 with Adam Lowry scoring with a wrist shot high on the glove side.
It’s the 20th time a player has had a multi-goal game against the ICE.
Lowry completed the hat-trick with a powerplay rebound goal
The ICE (10-22-1-0) have been shutout 3 times this season.
The ICE will visit Red Deer on Tuesday.
Because of injuries the ICE were one skater short of a complete line-up.
The ICE had no 20-year-olds and only 3 19-year-olds in the line-up.
ICE Scratches – Tanner Muth (6th game upper body 1-2 weeks), Brock Montgomery (5th game upper body 1-2 weeks), Joey Leach (7th game upper body 1-3 weeks).
Swift Current 15-17-3-2 Kootenay 10-22-1-0
1, Swift Current, Black 15 (Cave, Gordon), 0:59.
2, Swift Current, Lowry 19 (Bews, Nedomlel), 9:26 (PP).
Penalties-Shirley Ktn (high sticking), 1:15; Hubic Ktn (cross checking), 8:50; Martin S.c (hooking), 14:04.
3, Swift Current, Lowry 20 (Cave, Gordon), 0:33.
4, Swift Current, Lowry 21 (Spagrud, Gordon), 16:04 (PP).
Penalties-Simpson Ktn (interference), 1:19; Dirk Ktn (major-fighting), 6:03; LeSann S.c (major-fighting), 6:03; Prochazka Ktn (unsportsmanlike cnd.), 9:15; Mackay S.c (unsportsmanlike cnd.), 9:15; Hubic Ktn (high sticking), 15:54.
Shots on Goal-Kootenay 4-6-10-20. Swift Current 12-24-18-54.
Power Play Opportunities-Kootenay 0 / 1; Swift Current 2 / 4.
Goalies-Kootenay, Skapski 10-15-0-0 (54 shots-50 saves). Swift Current, Bow 1-1-1-0 (20 shots-20 saves).
Referees-Curtis Howe (27), Nathan Wieler (18).
Linesmen-Jonny Bast (129), Brad Davie (14).