Bruins blank Aberdeen

Published 10:44 pm Friday, January 14, 2011

Keegan Asmundson had a perfect night in the net as the Austin Bruins beat Aberdeen (12-19-3 overall) 2-0 in Riverside Arena Friday.

Asmundson, a 6-4 goalie from Mayville, N.D., picked up his first shutout of the season when he stopped all 35 shots he saw in the win.

The Bruins (10-18-3 overall) took the lead in the second period when defenseman Jonathan Gehrt scored and Chase McDonald added an insurance goal in the third.

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The Bruins will host their youth hockey event Jan. 22 at Riverside Arena.

The Bruins will play the Bismarck Bobcats at 7:05 p.m. and every youth player can get in for $2. There will be a skate with the players/autograph session, along with gift bags and intermission activities.


Aberdeen 0 0 0 — 0

Austin 0 1 1 — 2

First period

No scoring

Second period

(A) Jonathan Gehrt (powerplay) (Jordan Greenberg, Connor Quinn) 1:39

Third period

(A) Chase McDonlad (Mike Adamowicz) 1:26

Shots: Austin — 52; Aberdeen — 35

Powerplays: Austin — 1-for-4; Aberdeen — 0-for-3