Blizzard best Bruins 5-2

Published 8:47 pm Sunday, November 27, 2011

A sluggish start proved costly for the Austin Bruins as they lost 5-2 in Alexandria Saturday.

The Blizzard (13-6-2 overall) posted three goal in the game’s first six minutes and Austin (12-8-2 overall) wasn’t able to dig out of that hole.

Nicholas Lehr took the loss as he finished with 34 saves.

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The loss moved the third place Bruins two points behind Alexandria in the NAHL Central Division.


Austin 1 0 1 — 2

Alexandria 3 1 1 — 5

First period

(AL) Charlie Aus (Seth Rosenberg, Tucker Coborn) :58

(AL) Jordan Kresbach (Nick DeCenzo, Gage Torrel) 2:33

(AL) Jordan Palusky (Justin Moody, Casey Purpur) 5:27

(A) Brandon Wahlin 7:21

Second period

(AL) Brandon Parker (Coburn, Hadyen Trupp) 19:26

(A) CJ Smith (Jonathan Gehrt, Ilya Arkalov) 2:46

(AL) Nick DAvolio (Vadim Gyesbreghs, Reid Sturos) 12:07

Powerplays: Austin — 0-for-2; Alexandria — 0-for-3

Shots: Austin — 30; Alexandria — 39