Wildcats fall 3-1 to Weyburn

Posted by SWIFT CURRENT WILDCATS on Jan 22 2024 at 01:21PM PST in 2023-2024

Written by Colin Powers Monday, Jan 22 2024, 5:44 AM

The Swift Current Innovation Federal Credit Union Wildcats dropped a 3-1 decision to the Weyburn Gold Wings on Sunday afternoon at S3 Arenas to split a weekend homestand.

Kaydence Ray opened the scoring for Weyburn on the power play midway through the first period, then Raela Packet tied the game up for Swift Current on the power play with 5:01 left in the opening frame. Julia Durr gave the Wings the lead again in the second period, and Kaitlyn Mah added another goal in the third period to seal the win for Weyburn.

Jordyn Ottenbreit made 15 saves for the Wildcats while Amy Swayze made 41 stops for the Gold Wings as Swift Current outshot Weyburn 42-18.

The Wildcats (7-11-1-3) visit the Notre Dame Hounds in their next game on Tuesday night.