The Laredo Bucks of the Central Hockey League beat the Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees 4-3 in a shootout Friday night at Laredo Energy Arena. The Bucks win, coupled with Arizona’s overtime loss to Odessa, puts the Bucks two points behind the Sundogs for the final playoff spot in the Berry Conference. Laredo improves to 18-27-7 (43 points).
Ryan Lehr scored the game-winning goal in the sixth round of the shootout to help the Bucks to their first home win since January 14th. Lehr also had the game-winning shootout goal against the Bees on October 16th.