The Saskatchewan Rush exacted a measure of revenge on Friday night as they collected a 16-10 road win over the Buffalo Bandits.
It’s a win that the Rush (11-2) badly wanted after they had the Bandits (6-6) mount a furious comeback and steal an overtime win in Saskatoon back in January. Robert Church led the Rush’s emphatic statement performance as he scored six goals while Mark Matthews registered a goal and eight assists.
A 5-for-5 performance on the power play paced the Saskatchewan Rush to their 10th win in the last 11 games against the arch-rival Calgary Roughnecks.
Mark Matthews netted three goals, including the game-winner on a third-quarter man-advantage, as the Rush cruised to a 10-6 victory before a sold-out crowd of 15,075 fans at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon. The win secured a playoff spot for the Rush (9-2) as well as the season-series against the Roughnecks (4-6) for the third year in a row. Continue reading “Rush cruise past Roughnecks”→