Cranbrook, BC – Kootenay ICE forward Brock Montgomery scored 2 goals and Levi Cable scored the winner midway through the third period in a 3-2 win over the Calgary Hitmen in WHL action on Monday night.
The ICE (12-24-1-0) opened the scoring on a 2-on-1 break with Brock Montgomery coming down the right wing and scored with a shot high on the glove side.
The Hitmen (24-10-1-3) tied the game early in the second period with Zane Jones alone through the slot for a forehand deke.
In the third period the ICE made it 2-1 as Brock Montgomery got a rebound goal for his team leading 14th of the season and 6th against Calgary.
44 seconds later the Hitmen tied the game with Cody Sylvester getting his team leading 21st.
Just over 2 minutes later Levi Cable took the puck in the Calgary corner, went to the slot and scored with a shot that beat the goalie on the stick side.
Cable has scored the game winning goal in back-to-back games.
It was only Calgary's 2nd regulation road loss this season.
The ICE will host Red Deer on Wednesday.
ICE Scratches – Collin Shirley (U-17), Jakub Prochazka.
Kootenay had 8 players in the Mac’s Tournament.
Jack Thomas 4 GP 0-4-4 2pm
Hudson Elynuik 4 GP 1-1-2 8pm
Mathew Alfaro 4 GP 0-3-3 4pm
Braden Jakubowski 4 GP 0-3-3 0pm
Zac Paziuk 3 GP 0-0-0 0pm
Jayden Sittler 4 GP 2-2 3.60
Jordan Steenbergen 5 GP 1-1-2 2pm
Jake Dube 4 GP 1-0-1 0pm
Calgary 24-10-1-3 Kootenay 12-24-1-0
1, Kootenay, Montgomery 13 (Leach), 7:56.
Penalties-Clayton Cal (interference), 10:42; Skapski Ktn (holding), 12:34; Macek Cal (tripping), 12:56; Rissling Cal (cross checking), 18:33.
2, Calgary, Jones 11 (Sylvester), 1:38.
Penalties-Lang Cal (cross checking), 3:27; Thomas Ktn (tripping), 6:34; Martin Ktn (holding), 15:23.
3, Kootenay, Montgomery 14 (Leach, Cable), 7:20.
4, Calgary, Sylvester 21 (Padakin), 8:04.
5, Kootenay, Cable 5 10:20.
Penalties-Samoridny Cal (delay of game), 2:09; Clayton Cal (interference), 15:29; Sylvester Cal (roughing), 16:38.
Shots on Goal-Calgary 15-10-7-32. Kootenay 13-8-16-37.
Power Play Opportunities-Calgary 0 / 3; Kootenay 0 / 7.
Goalies-Calgary, Shields 5-3-0-1 (37 shots-34 saves). Kootenay, Skapski 12-16-0-0 (32 shots-30 saves).
Referees-Clayton Hall (42), Curtis Marouelli (86).
Linesmen-Chris Carlson (92), Scott Sharun (103).