Bruins top Minot 5-2
Published 12:34 am Saturday, October 8, 2011
The Austin Bruins fired off 51 shots on goal as they topped Minot (1-8 overall) 5-2 on the road Friday.
For the second straight game, five different players scored goals for Austin (3-2-1 overall).
CJ Smith tied the game up at one in the second period, John Kirby scored to make it a 2-1 game and Christian Folin, Trevor Waldoch and Jonathan Gehrt all added insurance goals in the third period.
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Tyler Bruggeman picked up the win in net for Austin as he finished with 27 saves.
Minot (1-7 overall)
Austin 0 2 3 — 5
Minot 0 1 1 — 2
(M) Kevin Walz (Tim Donohue, Matt Lindquist) 3:40
(A) CJ Smith (Riley Covard, Kody Reuter) 7:52
(A) John Kirby (Brandon Wahlin, Jake Flynn) 15:57
(A) Christian Folin (powerplay) (Charlie Adams) 7:36
(A) Trevor Waldoch (CJ Smith) 9:40
(A) Jonathan Gehrt (powerplay) (Adams) 10:55
(M) Steve Heller (Derek Tylka, Buster Hebda) 19:28
Powerplays: Austin — 2-for-13; Minot — 0-for-8
Shots: Austin — 51; Minot — 29