The Sioux Lookout Bombers returned to first place in the SIJHL standings with a 4-1 win over the Dryden GM Ice Dogs Saturday in Dryden.
Connor Burke, Ty Lone, Owen Carter and Kaden Veller scored for the Bombers.
Sean Smith scored the lone goal for the Ice Dogs.
1st Period: 1, Sioux Lookout, Burke 6 (Lucas, Palmer), 6:39 (PP). Penalties: Bannerman SL (too many men), 1:48; Zimmerman Dry (hooking), 3:16; Bryson Dry (holding), 4:55; Zimmerman Dry (cross checking), 6:03; Veller SL (head contact - minor, 10-minute misconduct), 12:18; Zimmerman Dry (interference), 12:47.
2nd Period: 2, Sioux Lookout, Lone 2 (Lucas, Palmer), 16:50 (PP). 3, Sioux Lookout, Cotter 3 (Veller, Tait Howell), 17:11 (PP). Penalties: Bjarnason Dry (head contact - minor, 10-minute misconduct), 4:33; Roby Dry (tripping), 14:52; Paul Dry (major-cross checking, game misconduct), 15:11.
3rd Period: 4, Dryden, Smith 5 8:20. 5, Sioux Lookout, Veller 1 (Lucas, Zilkalns), 17:09 (PP). Penalties: Tait Howell SL (head contact - minor, 10-minute misconduct), 5:20; Roy SL (holding the stick), 13:45; Benfield Dry (cross checking), 15:10; Burke SL (slashing), 19:50.
Shots on Goal: Sioux Lookout 11-12-8-31. Dryden 20-12-18-50.
Power Play: Sioux Lookout 4/8; Dryden 0/5.
Goalies: Sioux Lookout, Osmond (50 shots-49 saves). Dryden, O'Sullivan (31 shots-27 saves).
In Thunder Bay, Tyler Jordan notched a hat trick that included the game-winner as the North Stars defeated the Fort Frances Lakers 5-2.
It is the Stars' fourth straight win.
Connor O'Brien and Cohen Tangedal added the other Stars' goals.
Clark Scaddan and Tyler Jordan replied for the Lakers, who are still looking for their first win of the season.
1st Period: 1, Fort Frances, Scaddan 2 (Krentz, Snooks), 4:03. 2, Thunder Bay, Jordan 2 16:52. Penalties: Jordan TB (pre-game violation), 0:00; Doherty TB (interference), 6:16; Wood FF (hooking), 11:35; Scaddan FF (roughing), 19:39.
2nd Period: 3, Thunder Bay, O'Brien 3 (Weeks), 9:13 (PP). Penalties: Trahiotis TB (slashing), 4:59; McPherson FF (slashing), 8:37.
3rd Period: 4, Thunder Bay, Jordan 3 (Tangedal), 0:16. 5, Fort Frances, Krentz 2 6:36 (PP). 6, Thunder Bay, Jordan 4 13:13. 7, Thunder Bay, Tangedal 2 (Trahiotis, Jordan), 16:29. Penalties: Scaddan FF (slashing), 4:51; Skillestad TB (cross checking), 4:51; Jordan TB (slashing), 5:42; Skillestad TB (unsportsmanlike conduct, cross checking), 8:30.
Shots on Goal: Fort Frances 16-8-9-33. Thunder Bay 16-10-9-35.
Power Play: Fort Frances 1/5; Thunder Bay 1/3.
Goalies: Fort Frances, Orchard (35 shots-30 saves). Thunder Bay, Marks (33 shots-31 saves).
The Kam River Fighting Walleye moved two points back of the Ice Dogs after a 7-2 win over the Kenora Islanders in Kenora.
Carter Poddubny, who scored four times Friday night, added two more in Saturday's game.
Braeden Duchesne and Nickolas Fagnilli also scored twice.
Jeremy Dunmore added the other Walleye marker.
Brayden Mackay and Aaron Bertschinger scored for Kenora.
1st Period: 1, Kenora, Mackay 2 2:11. 2, Kam River, Duchesne 3 (Fagnilli), 4:05. 3, Kam River, Poddubny 8 (Bell), 6:18 (PP). 4, Kam River, Poddubny 9 (Goodwin, Lang), 18:25 (PP). Penalties: Scaringi Ken (head contact - minor, 10-minute misconduct), 5:34; Jacques Ken (unsportsmanlike conduct), 10:24; Doucette KR (boarding), 15:16; served by Bertschinger Ken (too many men), 16:50.
2nd Period: 5, Kam River, Dunmore 4 (Doucette, Borody), 4:55. 6, Kam River, Fagnilli 3 (Doucette, Dunmore), 13:12 (PP). Penalties: Jacques Ken (cross checking), 7:21; Bunting Ken (spearing), 12:06; Bertschinger Ken (boarding), 14:27; Clancy KR (tripping), 20:00.
3rd Period: 7, Kam River, Duchesne 4 (Bell, Clancy), 2:13. 8, Kam River, Fagnilli 4 (Bell, Dunmore), 5:29 (PP). 9, Kenora, Bertschinger 6 8:16. Penalties: Mackay Ken (high sticking), 3:46; Traverse Ken (charging), 10:03; Woodhouse Ken (cross checking, game misconduct), 11:56.
Shots on Goal: unavailable
Power Play: Kam River 4/9; Kenora 0/2
Goalies: Kam River, VanderZwaag; Kenora, Stephens
The Wisconsin Wilderness won their second straight game with a 3-2 victory over the Red Lake Miners in Spooner.
Nolan Fowler's power play goal one minute into the third period stood as the game-winner.
Carson Shafor and Dillon Phillips also scored for the home side.
Landon van Engelen and Matthew MacPherson replied for the Miners.
Wisconsin hosts Red Lake for a third time on Sunday.
1st Period: 1, Red Lake, van Engelen 1 (Dann, Hughes), 7:38. 2, Wisconsin, Shafor 2 (Kayser, Fowler), 11:46 (PP). Penalties: Hughes RL (cross checking), 3:24; Tenney RL (roughing), 9:51; Schechtel RL (roughing), 15:37; McDonnel Wis (roughing), 15:37; Malkowski Wis (high sticking), 19:57.
2nd Period: 3, Wisconsin, Phillips 3 (Thomas), 6:39 (PP). Penalties: Tenney RL (interference), 5:16; DeCorby RL (roughing), 5:20; McIntosh RL (roughing), 5:20; Johnson Wis (roughing), 5:20; Shafor Wis (roughing), 5:20; Gelderland RL (hooking), 10:05; Davidson Wis (tripping), 11:32.
3rd Period: 4, Wisconsin, Fowler 3 (Corcoran), 1:00 (PP). 5, Red Lake, MacPherson 2 (Deschamps), 8:13. Penalties: Carlyle RL (interference), 0:52; Corcoran Wis (unsportsmanlike conduct), 1:00; Deschamps RL (cross checking), 18:32; Fowler Wis (cross checking), 19:44.
Shots on Goal: Red Lake 9-9-14-32. Wisconsin 7-4-8-19.
Power Play: Red Lake 0/2; Wisconsin 3/6.
Goalies: Red Lake, Davis (19 shots-16 saves). Wisconsin, Forrester (32 shots-30 saves).