The Central Plains Female Capitals fell 4-2 to the Norman Wild in Manitoba Female Midget Hockey League action at the BDO Centre.

The Caps exploded out of the gate for a goal less than a minute into the game but really seemed to slow down as the game progressed. The teams were tied at two heading into the final frame but the Wild were the only team to light the lamp in the third.

"We just like broke down a little," says Caps' captain Marisa Fraser. "We could've done a lot better but I think we just lost focus and it hurt us."

Janelle Delaquis and Megan Ferg scored for the Caps. They face Norman again Saturday evening at the BDO Centre. "We need to be focused right from the start," says Fraser. "We really need to have more shots and get our passes down. Everything just needs to be better."

Puck drop is 6:15.

Forever Remembered

The Caps held a presentation for fallen Bantam Capital Taylor Piskor's family before the game. Todd Edwards, along with his wife and several players, had a memorial plaque and jersey put together which will hang at the BDO Centre.

EMOTIONAL PISKOR FAMILYCaps' head coach Ferdi Nelissen reading a tribute to Taylor Piskor at the game

"We've been close friends with the Piskor's for a long time," says Edwards. "Our daughter played with her, and was also her best friend, and we thought this would be a lasting legacy that will be in the rink for a long time we hope. It'll be a lasting memory of what Taylor meant to all of us."

Fraser says she didn't know Piskor personally but was moved during the presentation. "I play with a lot of people that knew her and played with her, but (the presentation) was really touching to me. It was a great idea for Halle's parents to go to Ferdi and have something like this done."SHOWING THE JERSEY DISPLAY TO PISKOR FAMILYTodd Edwards showing the jersey display to the Piskor family

Piskor passed away in 2016.

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SCOREBOARD

Thursday, January 19h

Zone 4 High School Basketball
Varsity Girls
Shevchenko 65 Westpark 37
Varsity Boys
Shevchenko 61 Westpark 37

Zone 7 High School Basketball
Varsity Girls
MacGregor 55 Carberry 21
Varsity Boys
MacGregor 81 Carberry 20

West Winnipeg Athletic Conference Basketball
Junior Varsity
PCI Saints 44 Kelvin 42
St. James 59 PCI Trojans 55

SEMHL
Carman 6 Portage 3

MFMHL
Pembina Valley 4 Central Plains 1

Winnipeg Women's High School Hockey League
PCI Saints 4 JH Bruns 3

MJHL
Waywayseecappo 6 Dauphin 2
Steinbach 7 Winnipeg 2

KJHL
Cross Lake 5 Norway House 3

NHL
Ottawa 2 Columbus 0
N.Y. Islanders 3 Dallas 0
N.Y. Rangers 5 Toronto 2
Washington 7 St. Louis 3
Minnesota 4 Arizona 3
Nashville 4 Calgary 3
Anaheim 2 Colorado 1
San Jose 2 Tampa Bay 1

NBA
Cleveland 118 Phoenix 103
Miami 99 Dallas 95
Washington 113 New York 110
San Antonio 118 Denver 104
Minnesota 104 L.A. Clippers 101

Friday, January 20th

SEMHL
Stonewall at Portage, 8 p.m., PCU Centre

Tiger Hills Hockey League
MacGregor at Souris, 8:30 p.m.
Minnedosa at Deloraine, 8 p.m.
Cartwright at Melita, 8:30 p.m.

MJHL
Swan Valley at Winkler, 7:30 p.m.
Selkirk at Virden, 7:30 p.m.
Neepawa at Dauphin, 7:30 p.m.

KJHL
OCN at Peguis , 8 p.m.
Fisher River at St. Malo, 8 p.m.
North Winnipeg at Arborg, 8:15 p.m.

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Yellowhead vs Kenora @ Shoal Lake, 7:30 p.m.
Pembina Valley vs Eastman @ Beausejour, 8 p.m.

WHL
Brandon at Saskatoon, 7:05 p.m.

AHL
Manitoba at San Antonio, 7:30 p.m.

NHL
Pittsburgh at Carolina, 6 p.m.
Chicago at Boston, 6 p.m.
Detroit at Buffalo, 6 p.m.
Montreal at New Jersey, 6:30 p.m.
Nashville at Edmonton, 8 p.m.
Florida at Vancouver, 9 p.m.

NBA
Toronto at Charlotte, 6 p.m.
Milwaukee at Orlando, 6 p.m.
Portland at Philadelphia, 6 p.m.
Brooklyn at New Orleans, 7 p.m.
Chicago at Atlanta, 7 p.m.
Golden State at Houston, 7 p.m.
Sacramento at Memphis, 7 p.m.
Utah at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.
Indiana at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m.

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