Lethbridge, AB – Ottawa Senators prospect Chris Driedger made a season high 42 saves backstopping the Calgary Hitmen to a 3-2 win over the Lethbridge Hurricanes Tuesday night at Enmax Centre.
The win was Calgary’s seventh in their last eight games and moves them to the top of the WHL’s Eastern Conference standings, one point ahead of the Prince Albert Raiders,
Greg Chase in the first period, Alex Roach in the second and Carson Samoridny in the third period supplied the Hitmen scoring. Roach also added an assist.
Jay Merkley and Ryan Pilon replied for Lerthbridge who out shot Calgary 44-20 but never had the lead.
The Hitmen will host Lethbridge tomorrow night in the back half of this home-and-home. Game time is 7pm at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Tickets for upcoming Hitmen games are available at all Ticketmaster locations as well as the Scotiabank Saddledome box office. Order online at www.ticketmaster.ca or by phone at 1-855-985-5000. For more information on tickets, including the Sunday Ticket Pack and Name Your Game Flex Package, visit www.hitmenhockey.com or contact customer service at 403-777-4646.