Podzins Leads The Way As Brave Win Over Northstars

North Stars vs Brave
North Stars vs Brave

NEWCASTLE – Two goals to Ainars Podzins and three points to Trevor Gerling helped the CBR Brave beat the Newcastle Northstars 4-2 at the Hunter Ice Skating Stadium on Saturday evening.

Podzins scored his first goal at 13.24 of the third period, with Joseph Hughes and Tyler Kubara picking up the assists. Podzins scored his second goal at 2.29 of the third period, with Tyler Kubara and Trevor Gerling picking up the assists.

Joseph Hughes scored 1 goals and got 1 assist for 2 points, Trevor Gerling got 3 assists, and Tyler Kubara added 2 assists for 2 points in the win.

Chris McPhail scored the game winning goal at 4.25 of the 3rd, assisted by Trevor Gerling.

John Kennedy and Matt Wetini both got 2 assists for 2 points each for the Northstars.

Mat Hewitt was the winning goalie for CBR Brave, making 33 saves on 35 shots, for a Save Percentage of 0.943. Dayne Davis was the losing goalie for Newcastle Northstars, making 30 saves on 34 shots, for a Save Percentage of 0.882.