It was a hard-fought battle but the Aldergrove Midget A1 Bruins came through in the third period to take a 7-6 win over Semiahmoo A2-T2, Thursday night at Aldergrove Arena.
The score was tied at 2-2 in the first, and Semiahmoo took a 5-4 lead in the second, but the Bruins scored three more goals in the third for the win.
Scoring for Aldergrove were Brodie Buchner and Hudson Shelvey with a pair each, and single goals from Logan Belansky, Caleb Boelema and Tanner Myer.
Bruins’ keeper Dawson Calfa made 19 saves in the game.
The teams meet again on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 6:45 p.m. at South Surrey Arena in the four-point series.