WRIGHT CAN DO NO WRONG
PILOTS WRAP UP THE SEASON WITH A WIN
The Abbotsford Pilots pile off the bench to congratulate Baylee Wright who scored his record-breaking 122nd point of the season, with an assist against the Port Moody Panthers Friday night at MSA Arena.
JUSTIN SULPICO, ABBOTSFORD PILOTS—MELODY FAST
n the final home game of the 2018-19 PJHL season,
the Abbotsford Pilots (27-14-1-1) defeated the Port Moody Panthers (15-26-1-1)
by a score of 5-1 on Friday night. Pilots captain Baylee Wright re-wrote junior
hockey history in front of family and fans as he notched his 122nd point of the
It didn’t take long for history to be made as Baylee Wright assisted Cameron Obcena (13) on the Pilots first power play of the night at 17:15 of the first frame. The assist was Wright’s record-breaking 122nd point of the season
Shots: 20-5 Abbotsford
The captain continued to add to his point total, scoring his 48th of the season at 5:34 assisted from Allan Gekhman and Jake De Waal. The Panthers spoiled Keaton Dyck’s bid for a shutout as Sukhraj Narwal (3) potted it home at 6:52 with assists from Jeffrey Hemlin and Tyson Gorniyuk. Wright added another assist on the night, feeding Jake De Waal for his 39th at 8:19.
Shots: 17-12 Abbotsford
Abbotsford came out of the gates quickly in the 3rd as Ethan Willoughby fed Jamie Housch for his 15th of the season at 1:13. Finally, Jake De Waal (40) netted his second of the night at 11:03 with helpers from Wright and McCracken.
Shots: 14-6 Abbotsford
Final Score: Abbotsford 5 – Port Moody 1 (F)
Final Shots: 51- 23 Abbotsford
Matt Trulsen: 46 saves for Port Moody (8-24-1)
Keaton Dyck: 22/23 saves for Abbotsford W (22-9-1)
Abbotsford Power Play: 1/7
Port Moody Power Play: 0/8
1) Baylee Wright (ABB – 1G, 4A)
2) Jake De Waal (ABB – 2G, 1A)
3) Keaton Dyck (ABB – 22 saves, W)