Cougars rookie Max Kryski scored the game winning goal midway through the third period, and Josh Curtis added an insurance marker 16 seconds later, as the Cougars beat the Lethbridge Hurricanes 4-2 Saturday night.
This weekend, the Cariboo Cougars will be playing their home games away from home, as they travel to Fort St. James to host the Vancouver North East Chiefs. The Cats will play Saturday night and Sunday morning at the Fort Forum arena.
Earlier this week we told you about two biathletes from Prince George who are headed to the upcoming Winter Olympics. For Megan Tandy, it will be her third Olympic Games, but Sarah Beaudry will be making her Olympic debut.
Despite going in to full-on rebuilding mode this year, the Cougars say they're still trying to make a push for the playoffs. They had a great chance to gain some ground last night, as they hosted the team they're chasing for the final wild card spot, the Seattle Thunderbirds.