With an 8-6 loss still fresh in their memory, the Swan River Raiders made no mistake in exacting sweet revenge. Jumping out to an early 4-0 lead, the Raiders relentless attack persisted until the final buzzer.Scoring late in the first period, Brian "The Thrill" Gilroy's goal closed the gap to two. Starting the second period on the power play, SVCU 's dismal offense failed to produce a shot on net, and eventually succumbed a short handed goal. Turn overs in the neutral zone, a lack of offense, no back check, pretty well sums up the game as viewed from the cheap seats.
Visibly dejected CU defense man Craig "Zdeno" Zamzow had more give aways than free rounds of golf on the Swan Valley Golf and Country Clubs cash calendar.
Power forward Pat "Crusher" Morden, one of only three CU players who sat in on the first intermission chalk talk. " I was just going in to relieve myself, when I passed McDonald in the concourse hallway. He suggested I keep an eye on our tender, who was well into his third "Official Team Beverage."
SVCU have one game remaining to turn things around before the cup run which begins next Thursday.