Bruins sweep Kenai RiverPublished 9:21pm Sunday, November 3, 2013
The Austin Bruins swept a weekend series over Kenai River (12-5 overall) when they won 3-1 in Riverside Arena Saturday.
Simon Petersson, who is from Vimmerby, Sweden, scored his first career NAHL goal in the second period to put the Bruins (12-3 overall) up 2-1 and Josh Bretner added a shorthanded goal in the third period for Austin.
Nick Lehr had 22 saves for the Bruins.
Bears 1 0 0 – 1
Bruins 0 2 1 – 3
(K) Albin Karlsson (powerplay) (Alec Butcher, Vincent Stefan) 3:28
(A) Lucas Kohls (Brennan Sanford) 13:36
(A) Simon Petersson (powerplay) (Jay Dickman) 17:07
(A ) Josh Bretner (shorthanded) (Dickman) 9:50
Shots: Austin – 30; Kenai – 23
Powerplays: Austin – 1-for-5; Kenai – 1-for-6