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Prince Albert shrugs off early goal against to beat Lethbridge 4-1

Tuesday, 10.09.2012 / 11:54 PM / News

The Canadian Press

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - The Prince Albert Raiders overcame an early goal against by scoring four unanswered to beat the Lethbridge Hurricanes 4-1 in Western Hockey League play Tuesday.

Mike Winther, Sawyer Lange, Riley Guenther and Mark McNeill each scored for the league-leading Raiders (7-0-1).

Russell Maxwell gave the Hurricanes (2-5-0) the lead just 21 seconds into the game, but his shot was the only one that would beat Prince Albert goaltender Luke Siemens.

Siemens finished with 19 saves, while the Raiders scored twice in the second and twice in the third for the win.

Ty Rimmer meanwhile stopped 31 shots in net for Lethbridge.

Playing for my favorite team growing up, I've probably scored that goal a million times in my driveway. It feels good to actually do it in real life.

— Dale Weise, who grew up a Canadiens fan, on scoring the overtime winner in Montreal's 5-4 victory against Tampa Bay in Game 1