Brett Charette scored three times and Braden Pettinger added a pair of goals as Team White edged Team Orange 9-8 in the Steinbach Pistons intrasquad game at the T.G. Smith Centre.


Cole Manning, Cory Lacosse, Riley Hillis and Brandyn Smook also scored for Team White. Marcus Dahl and Nikolas Lynam had two goals each for Team Orange while the rest went to Justin Augert, Brett Meilleur, Jean William Caron and David Robertson.


AM 1250's Voice of the Pistons Kevin Geisheimer asked head coach Rich Gosselin to comment on the intrasquad game.


The Pistons will play their first of five pre-season games tonight when they host the Winnipeg Saints. Steinbach will open the 2011-2012 Manitoba Junior Hockey League season on Friday, September 16th against the Dauphin Kings at the T. G. Smith Centre.