Game over

DARREN FRIESEN -- Calgary Sun

, Last Updated: 1:23 PM ET

SUN THREE STARS

1. Nick Patterson, Swarm -- The backstop was a wall for his team, making 47 saves.

2. Jason Wulder, Roughnecks -- Lone bright spot for the home side, scoring two goals.

3. Kelly Hall, Swarm -- Pair of goals and assists and was effective on the front end.

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GOAL OF THE GAME

Lewis Ratcliff, the Roughnecks leading scorer the past two seasons, had the highlight with his spin-around back-handed bounce shot that beat Nick Patterson between the legs.

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SAVE OF THE GAME

The one save of the 47 Swarm goalie Nick Patterson made that stands out was when he robbed F Kaleb Toth, who was alone in front.

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NOTABLES

Roughnecks F Kaleb Toth reached the 200-assist plateau last night after getting five helpers ... Tonight's game against the Edmonton Rush at Rexall Place will be televised on Sportsnet West (7:30 p.m.) ... Minnesota recorded their first powerplay goal of the season last night ... The Swarm roster includes eight players selected in the first round of the NLL entry draft. D Mark Miyashita went first overall in 2004 ... Roughnecks F Matt Green returned to the lineup. Green, who has only played in 16 games since being drafted in 2002, got medical clearance from a knee injury.

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'NECK GAME GRADES

OFFENCE: D

DEFENCE: C

GOAL: C-

SP. TEAM: D+


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