September 9, 2022 – Western Hockey League (WHL) – Everett Silvertips News Release

EVERETT, Wash. — The Everett Silvertips debuted their new 20th anniversary white jerseys in style Friday night, posting a 1-0 shutout win in their preseason opener against the Spokane Chiefs at the Angel of the Winds Arena.

Austin Roest scored the Tips’ only goal, a buried rebound on the power play at 10:43 of the start of the first period. Jackson Berezowski and Ben Hemmerling got assists on goal.

Braden Holt stopped all 29 shots in goal for the win, including 15 in the third period.

“The first game obviously won’t be perfect,” Roest commented after the game. “But I thought the boys fought hard and we got the win… I think we get along really well.”

The Everett Preseason Classic continues tomorrow afternoon as the Chiefs take on the Seattle Thunderbirds at 2 p.m. The Silvertips will face the Tri-City Americans at 6 p.m. Tickets are available.

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