SCOREBOARD: Fort St. John Huskies 3, North Peace Navigators 2

The Fort St. John Huskies will enter the playoffs on a winning note, after the beat the North Peace Navigators 3-2 on the road last night. It was another tight, one-goal win for the Huskies, their second of the weekend. 

Gary Loewen finished the season with 69 points, 13 ahead of teammate Jared Loewen for first place. Gary won the scoring title a year ago. He had 10 more points, in five more games, than he did last season.

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Tyler McArthur finished with the most wins in the league with 21, six more than North Peace's Ryan Noble, who finished second.

Fort St. John Huskies at North Peace Navigators
Saturday, February 15, 2020, 8 p.m., Peace River, Baytex Energy Centre

1st Period

Scoring — Fort St. John, Alex Nimmo (Gary Loewen, Jeridyn Loewen) 14:35.
Penalties — Fort St. John, Alex Nimmo (cross checking, 2 min.) 2:49; North Peace, Tulsen Fawcett (cross checking, 2 min.) 2:49; Fort St. John, Cayden Frenette (holding, 2 min.) 3:11; Fort St. John, Dawson Phillips (holding, 2 min.) 8:31.

2nd Period

Scoring — North Peace, Cole Isaac (unassisted) 0:09.
Penalties — Fort St. John, Oscar Burgess (tripping, 2 min.) 1:32; Fort St. John, Aiden Tegart (interference, 2 min.) 1:32; North Peace, Dawson Gour (roughing, 2 min.) 1:32; Fort St. John, Gary Loewen (cross checking, 2 min.) 8:03; North Peace, Chaston Paul (slashing, 2 min.) 8:03; Fort St. John, Oscar Burgess (interference, 2 min.) 9:50.

3rd Period

Scoring — Fort St. John, Nick Loewen (Jeridyn Loewen) 1:43; North Peace, Jonathan Noskey (Dawson Briscoe, Cole Isaac) 2:44; Fort St. John, Joel Bourgeois (Jared Winkel, Nick Loewen) 11:14.
Penalties — North Peace, Austin Doan (slashing, 2 min.) 11:14; Fort St. John, Oscar Burgess (unsportsmanlike conduct, 2 min.) 13:22; Fort St. John, Carter Spenst (unsportsmanlike conduct, 2 min.) 13:22; North Peace, Robert Lemay (high sticking, 2 min., unsportsmanlike conduct, 2 min.) 18:30.

Pwerplay — Fort St. John (0/3); North Peace (0/5)
Goal (saves/shots) — Fort St. John, Tyler McArthur (19/21); North Peace, Ryan Noble (25/28)

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