REGINA - Hunter Shinkaruk had a goal and an assist to help the Medicine Hat Tigers edge the Regina Pats 4-3 on Tuesday in the Western Hockey League.
Jacob Doty had the winner for Medicine Hat (28-26-3) midway through the third period. Elgin Pearce and Boston Leier also scored for the Tigers while defenceman Dylan Bredo chipped in with two assists.
Medicine Hat lead 2-1 after the first and a scoreless second. Early in the third the Tigers went ahead 3-1 after Shinkaruk's 31st of the season.
The Pats made things interesting with two goals in 40 seconds to tie the game 3-3.
Doty broke the deadlock on a partial breakaway set up by Bredo. It was his 11th goal of the season.
The Tigers went 1 for 8 on the power play while shutting out Regina's three man advantages.
Cam Lanigan made 26 saves for the win. Matt Hewitt stopped 31.
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