Stony Plain Eagles clip Rams

The West Central Alberta Rams gave the host Stony Plain Eagles all they could handle in Chinook Hockey League action on Saturday, but fell just short.

The West Central Alberta Rams gave the host Stony Plain Eagles all they could handle in Chinook Hockey League action on Saturday, but fell just short.

Brett Yeo, Tyler Lightbrown, Joel Barrett and Ike Hanna scored for the Rams in a 5-4 loss to the Eagles, who got goals from Marc Chmilar, Brandt Middleton, Blair Zahara, Jordan Ceh and Kyle Rossiter.

Jason Fricker made 26 saves for the Eagles, with Brandon Parsons stopping 37 shots at the other end.

l On Friday, the visiting Bentley Generals jumped out to a 3-1 first-period lead en route to a 5-3 victory over the Innisfail Eagles.

Darryl LaPlante led the Generals with a pair of goals, while Curtis Austring, John Hobson and Dustin Johner, each netted a single. Austring and Johner also had two assists apiece.

Luke Boyer, Clark Lowry and Aaron Boyer were the Eagles marksmen.

Bentley netminder Darryl Ruff blocked 24 shots. Innisfail goaltender Archie Henderson made 31 saves.