Junior Hockey: Cruickshank powers Flying Aces past Breezy Point

The Minnesota Flying Aces junior hockey team fended off visiting Breezy Point for a 5-4 victory, March 2, stopping a 10-game slide.

Eric Cruickshank scored late in the second period to break a 2-2 tie, then scored again early in the third.

Vladimir Marchenko, Eric Rogorzenski and Jake Mullendore also scored.

Goalie Patrick Anderson earned the win with 19 saves.

The Aces led 3-2 at the Twin City Steel, Feb. 27, before four unanswered goals gave the Steel a 6-3 win.

A.J. Gullickson scored twice on the power play and Cruickshank picked up a goal for the Aces.

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