Robbie Sidhu got things started early in the first period to open the scoring. His goal was the only marker in the period for either squad as the Flyers also had the edge in shots at 13-10.
In the second frame Sidhu added his second goal of the game. The Flyers added another goal with less than two minutes left in the period to take a 3-0 lead.
There was no scoring in the third, but the Flyers controlled most of the play as they dominated the shots in the final 20 minutes at 14-6.
Scoring for the Flyers were Robbie Sidhu (2), and Adam Horst. Final shots were 42-26 in favour of Fort St. John. Jared Andersen was in goal for the shutout.
The team will be in Grimshaw on Thursday night and will play each other again in a rematch back in Fort St. John this Saturday at 8:30 p.m.