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Priestner makes 34 saves as Wheat Kings defeat Hurricanes 4-2

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BRANDON, Man. - James Priestner made 34 saves to backstop the Brandon Wheat Kings to a 4-2 victory over the Lethbridge Hurricanes in the Western Hockey League on Wednesday night.

Jay Fehr notched a goal and an assist and Andrew Clark, Matt Calvert and Aaron Lewadniuk also scored for the Wheat Kings, who sit third in the Eastern Conference at 43-16-3-1 and clinched home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

Zach Boychuk and Colton Sceviour replied for the Hurricanes, who fell to 30-28-3-2 and hold seventh place in the conference.

Juha Metsola stopped 30 shots for Lethbridge.

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