Arielle Zerr

The Brandt Centre erupts and his teammates swarm after captain Adam Brooks scores the game winner in overtime.

'No better feeling:' Pats captain Adam Brooks nets OT winner

By Arielle Zerr April 23, 2017 - 12:24am Updated: April 23, 2017 - 12:34am

Jeff de Wit said it, he couldn’t have written a better ending for his captain.

Adam Brooks, in just his second game back after a knee injury sidelined him in the eastern...

Adam Brooks was back in the game Friday night  for the first time since his knee injury in the series against the Broncos.

Adam Brooks returns, but Pats lose 3-1 to Lethbridge

By Arielle Zerr April 21, 2017 - 11:43pm Updated: April 22, 2017 - 6:21am

It was the comeback fans and teammates alike were waiting for.

Adam Brooks returned to the ice on Friday night, and not just to open and close the door to the Pats'...

Dawson Leedahl takes a shot on net during the Pats last game against Lethbridge on Feb, 28, 2017.

‘Pretty difficult match:’ Pats take on Lethbridge in round 3

By Arielle Zerr April 20, 2017 - 10:26pm Updated: April 20, 2017 - 10:28pm

It took both teams a full seven games to get here, but now they’re squaring off for eastern conference supremacy.

The Regina Pats put together an impressive comeback...

Wyatt Sloboshan has become a vital part of the Regina Pats playoff run.

Wyatt Sloboshan: from a chicken coop rink to the Regina Pats

By Arielle Zerr April 20, 2017 - 2:24pm Updated: April 20, 2017 - 4:49pm

In hindsight, it might be the goal that saved the Pats season.

The Pats were being outplayed and outworked during game 6 in Swift Current. Early in the second period...

The Regina Pats and Lethbridge Hurricanes split their season series, each team winning two games apiece.

Pats duke it out with Lethbridge in Eastern Conference Final

By Arielle Zerr April 19, 2017 - 12:11pm Updated: April 19, 2017 - 12:11pm

The Regina Pats now know their opponent for the next round of the playoffs.

The Lethbridge Hurricanes beat the Medicine Hat Tigers 5-4 in overtime, knocking off the...

The Regina Pats cameback from the brink of elimination to make it to the Eastern Conference Finals.

Comeback complete: Pats beat Swift to move on to Round 3

By Arielle Zerr April 17, 2017 - 11:10pm Updated: April 17, 2017 - 11:27pm

Outside the locker room the Pats had their share of doubters, but inside they had confidence.

Behind 3-1 in a best of seven series against their division rivals, many...

Austin Wagner scored twice Saturday night to help the Pats force a Game 7.

Pats outwork the Broncos 5-3 to force Game 7

By Arielle Zerr April 16, 2017 - 12:04am Updated: April 16, 2017 - 12:05pm

Just five days ago the Pats were up against the wall.

Saturday night they were celebrating by belting out Bohemian Rhapsody in the locker room.

The number one...

Connor Hobbs lands a hit on a Swift Current Broncos player in game two of the playoffs on April 7, 2017.

Pats stave off playoff elimination with a 3-2 win

By Arielle Zerr April 14, 2017 - 11:38pm Updated: April 14, 2017 - 11:38pm

A packed Brandt Centre got to see what the Regina Pats could do with their backs against the wall and the fans liked what they saw.

The Pats were on the brink of...

Dawson Leedahl had a breakout year with the Regina Pats tripling his goal scoring over his previous season.

'Not ready to be done:' Leedahl hopeful for Pats turnaround

By Arielle Zerr April 14, 2017 - 10:33am Updated: April 17, 2017 - 10:06am

Dawson Leedahl doesn’t want to think about the end.

The sun is setting on the Regina Pats’ forward’s minor hockey career. He’s what the league and its fans call a ‘20’....

Dawson Leedahl scored and incredible four times in the Pats 5-4 loss in triple overtime on April 11, 2017.

Pats face elimination after a 5-4 triple OT loss

By Arielle Zerr April 12, 2017 - 12:16am Updated: April 12, 2017 - 12:16am

It was a spectacular four-goal effort by Dawson Leedahl, but in the end, a penalty in triple overtime cost the Pats game 4.

Connor Hobbs took a swipe at a player with...

Garrett Mitchell plays for the Washington Capitals AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears.

Regina's Garrett Mitchell 'in awe' during 1st NHL start

By Arielle Zerr April 11, 2017 - 4:58pm Updated: April 11, 2017 - 4:59pm

Growing up in Regina, Garrett Mitchell used to dream about the day he’d play in the NHL.

He went through all the proper steps to get there.

The former Pats...

Dawson Leedahl scored the only goal for the Pats in game three of their second round series on April 10, 2017.

Broncos top Pats in OT to take 2-1 series lead

By Arielle Zerr April 10, 2017 - 10:42pm Updated: April 10, 2017 - 10:42pm

It was a tight and hard-hitting game on Monday night, but the Pats couldn't quite make it past the Broncos in Swift Current. 

The Pats and the Broncos traded hit and...