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Tyler Ness, Matt Dumba lead Rebels to 4-2 victory over Silvertips

Thursday, 11.08.2012 / 1:24 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Tyler Ness, Matt Dumba lead Rebels to 4-2 victory over Silvertips

EVERETT, Wash. - Tyler Ness and Matt Dumba each had a goal and an assist, leading the Red Deer Rebels to a 4-2 victory over the Everett Silvertips on Wednesday night in Western Hockey League action.

Ness' goal, when he blew a slapshot past Everett goaltender Daniel Cotton following an extended period of pressure, came with 13.3 seconds remaining in the first period and made it 2-0.

The Rebels remained in control the rest of the way.

Conner Bleackley and Cody Thiel also scored for Red Deer (10-10-2). Patrik Bartosak made 27 saves to earn the win in goal for the Rebels.

Tyler Sandhu and Landon Oslanski scored for Everett (6-13-2), which dropped its seventh straight. Sandhu's goal ended a stretch of seven scoreless periods for the Silvertips.

Cotton finished with 25 saves.

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