Stampeders face tough pressure

The Ponoka Junior B Stampeders have been busy the last few days playing against some of the toughest teams in the league.

The Ponoka Stampeders played against Mountainview getting beat out 6-2.

The Ponoka Stampeders played against Mountainview getting beat out 6-2.

The Ponoka Junior B Stampeders have been busy the last few days playing against some of the toughest teams in the league.

On Oct. 25 the Stampeders faced off against Cochrane losing 13 -5. Rodney Raugust scored the first two goals in the first and second period assisted by Emery White and Travis Kirchner and Kyle White respectively. In the third period the Stampeders’ captain Kyle Kinley scored assisted by Rick Bratke. Raugust scored another one in the third period with an assist by Kirchner and Bratke scored the last goal for the Stampeders with an assist by Kinley and Brad Hamblin.

On Oct. 26 the Stampeders hosted Banff and lost 8 to 3. Steven Schwab led the goal scoring for the Stampeders in the second period assisted by Kinley and White.

Kirchner followed with another goal in the second period. Brett Hatala ended the goal scoring in the third period.

On Oct. 29 the Ponoka Stampeders met the Mountainview Colts in a stressful game losing 6 to 2. The game started out rough with the Colts having a big lead. The Stampeders began scoring in the third period with a goal from Kinley assisted by Dean Dion and Dylan Buffalo.

Kinley scored the only goals for the Stampeders and put the puck in again in the third period assisted by Schwab and Buffalo.