Wolf Pack pound Knights

Langley loses 11-2 to North Vancouver in battle of PJHL division leaders

In a battle of division leaders, it was the North Vancouver Wolf Pack dismantling the Langley Knights.

The Wolf Pack skated into the George Preston Recreation Centre on Thursday (Jan. 8) night and walked away with an 11-2 victory.

North Vancouver improved to 26-5-0-2 and their 54 points lead the junior B PJHL’s Tom Shaw Conference.

The loss snapped a three-game Langley winning streak. The Knights lead the Harold Brittain Conference at 18-15-1-1 and 38 points, one better than the Aldergrove Kodiaks. The Kodiaks do hold two games in hand.

And Langley’s next opponent will be the Kodiaks as the teams face off on Jan. 14 at the Aldergrove Arena.

Against the Wolf Pack, Langley was down 4-0 after one period and 7-0 before they finally got on the board.

Mitchell Biermann and Joshua Smith were the lone Knights players to find the back of the net.

North Vancouver was led by Brodyn Nielsen’s hat trick, and Spencer Quon’s two goals and two assists.  Henry Cleghorn also scored twice and Mitchell Crisanti had a goal and four helpers.