SOLWAY SHARKS 6 BLACKBURN EAGLES 3
SOLWAY SHARKS SNL recovered from their Autumn Cup mauling at the hands of Edinburgh Capitals SNL to beat Blackburn Eagles’ 6-3 at the Shark Tank in Dumfries.
Sharks opened the scoring through Duncan Speirs, who snapped a terrific shot over the Eagles netminder Crosby’s shoulder in the 7th minute.
The visitors’ equalised but Sharks went into the first break in front as Connor Smith sent a shot into the roof of the net.
Blackburn levelled again, taking advantage of Solway’s failure to clear their lines, but Sharks got themselves in front again, with Scott Henderson slotting home.
Shankland’s prodded home a fourth before Luke Houston smashed home a fifth going into the second interval.
Henderson finished with his second of the match in the final period to give Solway an unassailable lead, although Blackburn applied their third late on.
WHITLEY WARRIORS A-A KIRKCALDY KESTRELS
Due to an incident during the second period, this game was abandoned after 31 minutes.