The Beckman Patriots improved to 6-0 in the Pacific Coast League and 8-4 overall by defeating the Sage Hill Lightning 17-2 in on Thursday. It was the fourth win in a row for the Patriots who are closing in on their third consecutive PCL crown. They hold a two game lead over second place Northwood with four league games left to play.
Beckman scoring was led by Jake Waltz (5g 2a) and Alex Malmlund (2g, 5a). Others posting points were Alex Watson (4g), Aidan O’Connor (3g 1a), Ryan King (3a), Dalton Alberts (1g), Justin Norris (1g), Spencer Thomson (1a) and Max Cody (1g), who won 18 of 22 at the x.