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Crusaders light the lamp on opening night

Sherwood Park, AB: It was a goal-fest at the Sherwood Park Arena tonight as the Sherwood Park Crusaders opened up their season against the Lloydminster Bobcats. The Crusaders found themselves a couple of times throughout the game but fought back to defeat the Bobcats 7-5. Sherwood Park had six different scorers on the night with Will Zapernick leading the charge with a pair, including the game-winner. Brett Wieschorster, Jarred White, Carter Savoie, Nick Magis, and Connor Hart also got their names on the stat sheet. Between the pipes, Carter Gylander got the start and made 24 saves on the night. Following the final buzzer, Zapernick was named the What’s the Deal? player of the game after a three point night.