Huskies top Steelheads to open Coy Cup

Adam Henderson takes the tournament opening face off against a Smithers player

The Nuway Crushing Whitehorse Huskies kicked-off the 2016 Coy Cup tournament with a 6-5 victory over the CIHL champion Smithers Steelheads. Kevin Petovello lead the way with two goals, including a buzzer beater to close out the first period.

The late game saw Terrace and Fort St. John tie at 3-3, putting the Huskies in top spot after the first day of competition.