Grizzlys win battle of the bears
OLDS — Brandon Clowes scored twice and Ethan Jemieff made 38 saves to lead the Olds Grizzlys to a 3-1 AJHL win over the Camrose Kodiaks Monday.
Clowes gave the hosts a 1-0 lead after one period with a short-handed goal and Austin Kernahan stretched the margin to 2-0 with a second-period tally. Ty Clay connected for the Kodiaks early in the third period, but Clowes scored into an empty net with one second remaining to ensure the Grizzlys of their fourth win of the season before 485 fans at the Sports Complex.
Camrose netminder Mathew Gibney made 40 saves. Olds was zero-for eight on the power play, while Camrose was zero-for-10.
Next up for the Grizzlys is the AJHL Showcase at Spruce Grove, with games against Drayton Valley and Drumheller at 3:30 p.m. Thursday and noon Friday.