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Winnipeg Junior Jets rips California 02s, 8-1
Story by Narrative Science.
Winnipeg Junior Jets had a three-goal lead after two periods and cruised the rest of the way en route to an 8-1 win over California 02s.
Winnipeg Junior Jets forced California 02s' goalies to work all game long, launching 38 shots and forcing 30 saves. Hunter Garvey made 19 stops and Max Eddy made 11. Winnipeg Junior Jets surpassed its usual scoring output this season. Winnipeg Junior Jets averages 2.8 goals per game.
Winnipeg Junior Jets was helped by Seth Jarvis, who tallied two goals and one assist. Jarvis scored the first of his two goals on the power play at 5:02 into the first period to make the score 2-0 Winnipeg Junior Jets. A body checking penalty on Tristan Rand had put Winnipeg Junior Jets on the power play. Brady Whitely picked up the assist. Jarvis' next tally on the power play made the score 3-0 Winnipeg Junior Jets with 15:51 left in the second period. Cody Blight provided the assist. Winnipeg Junior Jets also got points from Blight, who also finished with two goals and two assists and Nolan Ritchie, who also registered three goals and one assist to lead the team in points. Ty Smilanic also scored for Winnipeg Junior Jets. Other players who recorded assists for Winnipeg Junior Jets were Ty Thorpe, who had two and Lucas Humble, Evan Herman, and Cole Jordan, who each chipped in one.
California 02s' offense was handcuffed by Winnipeg Junior Jets' defensive play, and California 02s managed only 12 shots on goal during the game. California 02s found itself short handed often, totaling 16 penalty minutes and allowing eight power plays.
Winnipeg Junior Jets' Noah Gilbert stopped 11 shots out of the 12 that he faced. Winnipeg Junior Jets incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors. California 02s registered one goal on three power play opportunities.