HELENA -- The Helena Bighorns junior hockey team captured a pair of NA3HL home wins recently, beating Bozeman 11-1 on Friday, before edging Missoula 3-2 on Saturday.
Kaden Linberg's hat trick spearheaded the Bighorns victory on Friday. In addition to his three goals, Linberg chipped in with an assist. Luc Cross also tallied a pair of goals.
Round out the hosts scoring were Ben Kottmeier, Shawn Mitchell, Cook, Gavin Cline, Nick Noel, Justin Cunningham and Henry Kipper.
Helena goalie Cody Brewer posted 12 saves.
In the second tilt, the Bighorns trailed 2-1 heading into the third period. Piping the home team's goal was Shawn Mitchell.
Then in the final stanza, Jarett Sheibel's score knotted things up at 2s, before Noel rattled the cage with the game-winner at 19:01. Jeremy Solko and Kottmeier assisted on the play.
Bighorns goalie Nick Battaglia stopped 23 Garden City shots.