Bruins blast Brookings in Riverside

Published 9:48 pm Sunday, October 4, 2015

The Austin Bruins took care of the Brookings Blizzard 6-3 in their home opener in Riverside Arena Saturday.

The Bruins (5-3 overall) opened with an exclamation point as they scored four goals in the oppening period and never looked back.

Kristofer Carlson had 27 saves in the win for Austin.

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Brookings 0 1 2 – 3

Bruins 4 1 1 – 6

First period

(A) Gilbert Gabor (Travis Kothenbeutel, William Riedell)

(A) John Pesek (Justin Misiak)

(A) AJ Drobot ) (Jade Miller, Riedell) 6:24

(A) Justin Misiak (Austn Rueschhoff) 14:36

Second period

(A) Dawson DiPietro (Gabor, Dalton Gally) 2:27

(B) Martan Yelle (Brett Callahan16:33

Third period

(A) Gally (Misiak, Jacob Paganelli) 4:18

(B) Connor Hutchins (Callahan, Christian Canavati) 8:48

(B) Mikael Hakkarainen (power play) (Griff Jeszka, Connor Hutchins) 15:57

Power plays: Austin – 0-for-2; Brookings – 1-for-7

Shots: Austin – 32; Brookings – 30