photo via: Target Photography
The 2018-19 season did not get off to a great start for the Sherwood Park Crusaders as they dropped their season opener in Drayton Valley. They started strong and held a three-goal lead, but a pair of Thunder goals in the 3rd sent the game to overtime.
In the extra frame, Tanner Hopps would find the back of the net, giving Drayton Valley the win on opening night. A tough loss for the Crusaders, who just couldn’t piece together a full 60 minutes.
Tonight, it was time for redemption as these two teams battled it out once again, this time at the Sherwood Park Arena. Here’s how it went down: