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Rhinos End the Holiday Weekend with a Sweep

11/26/2016 6:28 PM -

El Paso swept the Tulsa Oilers in this weekend’s Thanksgiving holiday series on Saturday afternoon.

Within the first period, Rhinos, Artur Laukaitis, with the help of Brody Surette and Evan Camba, opened the Rhinos’ scoring. Chaseton Sare scored yet another goal, ending the first period with 2-0 Rhino lead.

As the second period began the Oilers put themselves on the scoreboard thanks to Niko Walsh and Hunter Best. The Rhinos maintained their lead as they scored three consecutive goals to end the second period with a score of 4-2.

El Paso and Tulsa battled back and forth as both teams racked up several saves during the third period. The Rhinos scored a final two points in the third period to sweep this weekend’s series.

-Yazmen McCaskill