RED DEER, - The Medicine Hat Tigers got early second-period goals from Boston Leier and Jayden Hart as they defeated the Red Deer Rebels 4-1 on Saturday in Western Hockey League action.
James Bettauer and Emerson Etem also scored for Medicine Hat (16-9-3).
Chad Robinson scored a short-handed goal for Red Deer (14-7-2).
Tyler Bunz made 29 saves for the win while Patrik Bartosak stopped 31 shots in defeat.
The Tigers went 2-for-11 on the power play as the Rebels failed to score on six opportunities with the man advantage.