Vernon Vipers' Andrew Tegeler and Alberni Valley Bulldogs' Dylan Haugen do battle over pursuit of the play during BCHL action Saturday night at Wesbild Centre.

Vernon Vipers' Andrew Tegeler and Alberni Valley Bulldogs' Dylan Haugen do battle over pursuit of the play during BCHL action Saturday night at Wesbild Centre.

Alberni Bulldogs outlast Vernon Vipers

Alberni Valley Bulldogs stop Vernon Vipers 4-3 in B.C. Hockey League action Saturday night at Wesbild Centre.

Jon Brumwell scored the winner on the powerplay with 2:26 to play as the Alberni Valley Bulldogs brushed back the Vernon Vipers 4-3 in B.C. Hockey League action Saturday night at Wesbild Centre.

The Dawgs went 2-for-5 on the man advantage while holding Vernon scoreless on four attempts.

First star Ryan Lough collected a pair of goals for Alberni, who got a single from Matthew Hansen.

Vernon’s three latest forward recruits – Liam Board, Dexter Dancs and Andrew Tegeler – countered for the Vipers.

Jay Deo recorded 31 saves for the win. Austin Smith had 26 stops for the Snakes.

Check out the sports section in Wednesday’s Morning Star for a full recap of the action.