The Full 9 Yards sponsored Blackburn Hawks Development team took to the ice on Saturday last when they welcomed the YKK Widnes Wild to Planet Ice Blackburn
Jakub Hajek scored the first goal of the game for Wild 3 minutes into the first period and the Hawks2 defence were unable to prevent another 5 goals before the end of the period.
The resilient Hawks2 came back on to the ice for the 2nd period where the Wild were able to score another five goals. On 35.37 Ronnie Grimes score the first goal of the game for Hawks2 with assists from Carl Price and Tom Murphy, ending the period with a score of Hawks2 1-11 Widnes Wild.
The short benched home team returned to the ice for the last 20 minutes of the game and after a further 3 goals from WIld, Wesley Nixon claimed the last goal of the game and Hawks2’s second at 56.28. Assists went to Abigail Culshaw and Joe Charlton.
Blackburn Hawks2 2-14 Widnes Wild
Shots on goal
Blackburn Hawks2 22
Widnes Wild 74
Widnes Wild #14 Cooper
Hawks2 #18 Ashton
Blackburn Hawks2 are next in home action on Sunday 4th November at 5.30pm against the Sheffield Senators.