A goal with one second remaining sunk the Moose Jaw Generals in their opening game at the Midget AAA Hockey Academy Showcase.
Moose Jaw Generals
The Winnipeg Thrashers came back to defeat the Generals 3-2 on Thursday evening in Grand Forks, N.D.
Dakota Boutin opened the scoring in the first period for the Generals and he then scored another just 10 seconds into the third period. The Generals held a 2-0 edge, but then it was all Thrashers.
Dylan Reinheimer scored to get Winnipeg on the board and the 31 seconds later; Nolan Patrick tied the game up.
Moose Jaw Warriors draft pick, Shane Roulette (ninth round in 2012) scored the game winner at 19:59. Ethan Williams, another Warrior draft pick added two assists. Ryan Gardiner is also a Warrior pick, but didn’t register a point.
Grant Naherniak made 27 saves in the loss for the Generals.
They will regroup this afternoon when they play the Kenora Thistles.