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Winquist scores twice as the Silvertips edge the Blades 3-2

Sunday, 10.21.2012 / 12:14 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Winquist scores twice as the Silvertips edge the Blades 3-2

SASKATOON - Joshua Winquist scored twice as Everett Silvertips defeated the Saskatoon Blades 3-2 in Western Hockey League action on Saturday night.

Manraj Hayer also scored for the Silvertips (5-7-1), who have picked up three straight victories, and Ryan Murray chipped in with two assists.

Darren Dietz scored both goals for the Blades (5-9-0), who have dropped back-to-back games.

Daniel Cotton turned away 31-of-33 shots for the win while Andrey Makarov made 24 saves in a losing cause.

Everett went 0-for-2 on the power play while Saskatoon went 2-for-5.

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