Leafs stretch winning streak to seven

Leafs stretch winning streak to seven

Nelson routed Golden 7-3 on Saturday

  • Oct. 22, 2018 12:00 a.m.

Ryan Piva scored twice as the Nelson Leafs defeated the Golden Rockets 7-3 on Saturday to stretch their winning streak to seven games.

Kaleb Comishin, Logan Wullum, Tyler Nypower, David Sanchez and Jack Karran also scored for Nelson (13-1-1), while C.J. Wedenig finished with 21 saves.

Zach Salyn, Louis Ferraro and Jack Fairfield replied for the Rockets (7-7-1). Netminder Jacob Bennett meanwhile gave up all seven goals on 46 shots.

Nelson next hosts the league-leading Kelowna Chiefs on Friday.

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