Summerlin– Many excited Rebel fans packed the stands of City National Arena as the Skatin Rebels returned to the ice for their home opener against Colorado. The puck drop featured Vegas native and Golden Knights rookie, Gage Quinney.
Not even a full minute into the first period and the Rebels score their first goal. The boys fought hard and, while both teams had equal shots on goal, the Rebels showed the Buffalos who was boss.
In the second period, #28 Sean Plonski went bar down and scored the third goal for the Rebels. As the period progressed, so did the Rebels’ score. Colorado kept fighting, but the Rebels fought harder.
Things got a little physical at the start of the third period, as Colorado trailed by three. Although Colorado was able to score their third goal of the game, #9 Cody Williams snuck past the goalie to score their sixth point. The crowd was wild, and the energy only increased with each goal, as the Skatin Rebels won 6-3.
Three Stars of the Game:
1- Zach Lawson
2- Jonah Pearson
3- Ben Giesbrecht
Catch the Skatin Rebels take on Colorado again at City National Arena tomorrow, 9/15, @ 2:30 PM.