OOKS DROP ONE IN SHOOTOUT

OOKS DROP ONE IN SHOOTOUT

Edmonton, AB - Julia Murrell's goal in shootout proved to be winner as the Red Deer Queens defeated the NAIT Ooks 2-1 in ACAC womne's hockey action Saturday night at the NAIT Arena.

The Ooks goal was scored by Verca Kuzelova in the second period, while Julia Murrell replied in a winning cause for the Queens.

Overall, the Ooks outshot the Queens by 41-27 shots on net.

With this loss, NAIT falls to 18-4-2 and fall to the second place in the ACAC, while the Queens improve to 14-5-5 and remain third in the ACAC. Playoffs will begin next Friday with the NAIT Ooks playing at home on Friday February 23rd. Matchups and times will be posted shortly so stay tuned to the ACAC schedule for more details.