The Ladner Pioneers took over sole possession of first place Friday June 16th in Langley by beating the Warriors 10-5 and passing the hosts in the standings. Tyler Kirkby and Wyatt Pinder gave the Pioneers a 2-0 lead with goals 31 seconds apart midway through the first period and Ladner never trailed from that point, leading 4-1 and 8-2 after 20 and 40 minutes, respectively. Sam Clare led Pioneers scoring with a pair of goals and assists. Shots were even at 40, with Nathan Wilson returning to the net to stop 35 of 40 shots. Special teams had another solid nght, picking up two power play goals and killing all penalties.
Our next home game is Thursday June 22nd when we host the Royal City Capitals at the Ladner Leisure Centre. Face-off at 8:00pm.
To view our complete regular season schedule, press the TEAM SCHEDULES link above.
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