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Winther's two goals lead Prince Albert Raiders past Swift Current Broncos 6-5

Wednesday, 11.07.2012 / 11:44 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Winther's two goals lead Prince Albert Raiders past Swift Current Broncos 6-5

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. - Mike Winther scored two goals, including the winner, as the Prince Albert Raiders edged the Swift Current Broncos 6-5 on Wednesday night in Western Hockey League action.

Evan Morden, Mark McNeill, Josh Morrissey and Harrison Ruopp also scored for the Raiders (12-5-2).

Colby Cave scored a hat trick for the Broncos (7-9-5) and Zac Mackay and Levi Bews also scored for Swift Current.

Raiders' netminder Luke Siemens made 19 saves on 24 shots, while Swift Current's goaltender Eetu Laurikainen turned away 37 of 42 shots.

Prince Albert could not capitalize on five power-play chances. The Broncos were perfect on special teams, scoring twice on two man-advantage opportunities.

Cave scored both power-play goals.

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