The Don Shimek UFA Initiation #1 Blades laced up against the Lethbridge Blue Lightening on Friday night in Picture Butte.
The Blades played a great game with lots of passing and team work.
Grady McLeod and Tanner Quinn each scored a hat trick, while Devin Groenenboom scored two for the Blades.
The Initiation #1 Blades play their last game of the season on Mar. 14 at 9:30 a.m. against their hometown rivals, the Picture Butte Jim Juris Initiation #2 Blades.
It should be an exciting game, so come on out and cheer on these great little hockey players.
In round two of playoffs, the Picture Butte Elks Novice Blades traveled to Taber on Saturday evening to face-off against the Taber Oil Kings.
The Blades gave the Oil Kings a run for their money, but fell three goals short of a win.
Riley Hillaby scored three of Picture Butte’s goals with Leland Fraser scoring one and helping with an assist.
The Blades held an exhibition game on Sunday morning in Picture Butte against the Lethbridge Dodge Caravan Kids Novice Hurricanes.
The Blades came out flying and skated away with a 7-3 win over the Hurricanes.
Cameron Hillaby scored three for the Blades, while Braxton Hanna and Riley Hillaby each scored two.
Braxton Hanna and Rhett Serfas each had an assist.
The Blades meet up against the Oil Kings for game two of the two-game series tonight at 6:50 p.m.
Come out to the North County Arena in ‘Butte and cheer on our hometown heroes.