Chilliwack’s Rodin blanks the Blazers

Dawson Rodin started the Major Midget Hockey League season strong, shutting out the Thompson Blazers last weekend.

Chilliwack goaltender Dawson Rodin shut out the Thompson Blazers 4-0 Saturday in a BC Major Midget Hockey League match.

Rodin backstopped the Fraser Valley Thunderbirds in their season opener, played Saturday in Kamloops.

Rodin is one of three Chilliwackians on the 2014-15 T-Bird roster, along with defenceman Davin Padgham and forward Mackenzie Wight.

Padgham picked up an assist in the Saturday win.

His T-Birds beat the Blazers 6-0 in the Sunday rematch, with Padgham picking up another assist and Wight scoring a goal.

The team plays the North Island Silvertips twice in Richmond this weekend.