Bruins come back to beat WingsPublished 11:58pm Friday, October 5, 2012
The Austin Bruins came back from an early hole to beat Aberdeen 5-3 in Riverside Arena Friday.
The Wings (2-5 overall) scored two goals in the first period, but Austin bounced back when Riley Colvard and Cody Dixon scored in the second period to tie the game.
Colvard scored again in the third period to give the Bruins (4-2 overall) a 4-3 lead and John Simonson added an insurance goal.
Nicholas Lehr stopped 21 shots in net for the Bruins.
Aberdeen 2 0 1 — 3
Bruins 0 2 3 — 5
(AB) Joe Sullivan (Peter Krieger, Steven Johnson) 4:02
(AB) Peter Krieger (Joe Sullivan) 8:34
(A) Riley Colvard 5:58
(A) Cody Dixon (Chris Fischer, John Simonson) 18:28
(A) Brandon Wahlin (powerplay) (Dixon) 2:35
(AB) Mike Parnell 3:45
(A) Colvard (Wahlin) 13:22
(A) John Simonson (CJ Smith) 14:37
Shots: Austin — 45; Aberdeen — 24
Powerplays: Austin — 1-for-5; Aberdeen — 0-for-3