Game starts late after Ramblers after bus breaks down
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Ramblers lose 7-2 to Timberowlves.
AMHERST – The Amherst CIBC Wood Gundy Ramblers got bitten 7-2 by the Timberwolves Tuesday night in Miramichi.
Brock Morrison put the Ramblers up 1-0 at 9:41 into the game on an unassisted goal, but Miramichi was up 2-1 by the end of the period.
Ross Martin tied the game 2-2 at 8:17 into the second period off passes from Jamie Bishop and Robert Davis, but the period ended with the Timberwolves up 4-2.
Miramichi score three unanswered goals in the third period.
Billy Clarke faced 47 shots playing in net for the Ramblers, and his teammates had 37 shots on Timberwolves goaltender Clint Windsor.
The Ramblers had bus trouble on the way to the game and the game didn’t start until 8:35 p.m., and finished at 10:45 p.m.
On Thursday, the Ramblers are on the road to Summerside to play the Western Capitals, on Friday they visit the Slammers in Woodstock, and then on Saturday they’re at home against the Capitals.
Game time is 7 p.m.
The Ramblers wrap up their regular season the following week.
On March 6, they’re in Pictou County to face off against the Weeks Crushers, and then on March 8, they host the Timberwolves.