Mark Rassell netted a pair of goals to lead the Medicine Hat Tigers to a 4-2 win over the Calgary Hitmen on Friday night at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
The victory was the third straight for the Tigers who snapped Calgary’s two-game winning streak.
Jaeger White and Kristians Rubins also scored for the visitors. It was the Rubins marker 2:30 into the third period that snapped a 2-2 tie.
Jakob Stukel and Luke Coleman replied for the Hitmen who built leads of 1-0 and 2-1.
The Central Division-leading Tigers outshot Calgary 30-25 in their first of six regular season meetings with the rematch tomorrow, Saturday, November 11 in Medicine Hat.
It will be the start of a five-game road trip with additional stops in Brandon (Nov. 14), Regina (Nov. 15), Moose Jaw (Nov. 17) and Swift Current (Nov. 18).