SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. - Three quick goals in the first period gave the Swift Current Broncos an early lead en route to a 7-2 win over the Lethbridge Hurricanes in Western Hockey League action Saturday.
Cody Eakin, Michael Strickland and rookie defenceman Reece Scarlett scored in a 2:10 span to give the Broncos a 3-0 lead after the first.
Geordie Wudrick added two goals and Mike Brown scored a single for Swift Current (2-2).
Brody Sutter and Ryan Moser replied with third-period goals for Lethbridge (0-4).
Broncos goaltender Morgan Clark turned aside 32 shots for the win while at the other end Ville Kolppanen and Michael Tadjdeh combined for 26 saves.