Ridge Meadows Flames lose to Aldergrove Kodiaks in last minute

The Aldergrove Kodiaks, first place in the Pacific Junior Hockey League, beat the Ridge Meadows Flames 4-3 on Friday night.

Flame Zachary McKee looks for a deflection in front of Aldergrove Kodiaks goaltender Caleb Ziemann.

The Aldergrove Kodiaks, first place in the Pacific Junior Hockey League, beat the Ridge Meadows Flames 4-3 on Friday night at Cam Neely Arena in Maple Ridge.

The Flames trailed 3-1 after two periods, but blueliner Ryan Wellburn scored on the power play early in the third, and then team captain Andrew Strelezki pulled the Flames even with a shorthanded goal.

The Kodiaks David Padgham scored with just 24 seconds left in regulation to give Aldergrove the win.

Paul Georgeopolous was the other scorer for the Flames.

Quinncy Leroux had a goal and an assist for the Kodiaks, while Elijah Vilio and Kyle Bosko also scored.

With the win, the Kodiaks improve to 29-6 on the season, while the Flames are .500 with a  record of 16-16-2-2, and in third place in the Harold Brittain Conference.

The Flames host the Delta Ice Hawks on Friday, Jan. 20 at Planet Ice.

Just Posted

Bobby Bruce as Neil Diamond at the Ridge Meadows Home Show

The first 250 seniors at the show will get free coffee and cookies

Government gives $15,000 towards seniors transportation initiative in Maple Ridge

On the Move: Seniors Transportation Initiative to create a plan for a community bus co-operative

Big gaps in emergency preparedness for seniors

Emergency Preparedness Week takes place May 6 to 12.

Eco-team Recycling at Ridge Meadows Home Show

The Thomas Haney secondary Eco-Team will be helping people sort their waste

Butchart Gardens of Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge Gardening Club celebrating 70 years.

REPLAY: B.C. this week in video

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

VIDEO: Fight in Poland helped solidify B.C. boxer’s cred

Sarah Pucek travelled halfway around the globe to do battle with the world featherweight champ.

Dix says B.C. remains focused on fighting youth overdoses in wake of teen’s death

Elliot Eurchuk’s parents say he died at his Oak Bay home after taking street drugs

Final week for ALR input

Public consultation process closes April 30

‘When everybody leaves: Counselling key to help Humboldt move on after bus crash

Dealing with life after a tragedy can be the worst part following a loss

One person arrested after man killed in Vancouver

Police say this is Vancouver’s seventh murder of 2018

Half-naked shooter guns down four, runs away in Nashville Waffle House shooting

Nashville police say they are looking for Travis Reinking in connection with the shooting

Downtown roads closed for Vancouver Sun Run

Thousands of runners participate in the annual event

Child’s body found in river downstream from where boy went missing during flood

Three-year-old Kaden Young was swept out of his mother’s arms in February

Most Read