Rush overcome arch-rival Roughnecks

Rush forward Ryan Keenan scores on Roughnecks goaltender Christian Del Bianco

The Saskatchewan Rush made their lone exhibition game a memorable one.

Ryan Keenan notched four goals in the fourth quarter, including a natural hat trick, while Ben McIntosh and Jeff Shattler each posted hat tricks as the Rush pounded the Calgary Roughnecks 17-11 on Saturday night at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon. Continue reading “Rush overcome arch-rival Roughnecks”

Church leads Rush to sweet revenge win over Bandits

Robert Church

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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.

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