St. Louis one of many division leaders to win big
October 5, 2015
St. Louis 10 @ Evansville 2 - Bayley Marshal was all over the ice for St. Louis, as he tallied four goals and two assists in St. Louis' 10-2 win over Evansville. Marshal notched his first tally 8:46 into the first period. He then added goals at 10:23 into the second, at 7:15 into the third, and at 12:56 into the third. St. Louis additionally got points from Ryan Reader, who also tallied one goal and one assist, Sam Maddox, who also registered one goal and three assists, and Zach Mitchell, who also finished with two goals and four assists. Frankie Melton also scored for St. Louis. Other players who recorded assists for St. Louis were Frankie Cardinale, Cameron McAtee, and Hayden Smer, who contributed one each and Joe Nolan and Alex Klaesner, who each chipped in two. Evansville was helped by William Bonser, who grabbed one goal and one assist. Bonser scored on the power play 13:53 into the second period to make the score 6-1 St. Louis. Evansville also got points from Bornkamp, who also had one goal and one assist. In addition, Evansville received assists from Brian Crink, who had one. Ian Dvorak recorded 40 saves for St. Louis.
Pittsburgh 1 @ Metro 6 - Metro's Michael Tratar had a big offensive game, scoring two goals and contributing two assists in his team's 6-1 win over Pittsburgh. Tratar's tallies came at 7:56 into the second period to make the score 2-0 Metro and 10:35 into the second to make the score 4-1 Metro. Metro additionally got points from Kevin Shand, who also registered one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Metro included Jason Newel, Jacob Rutkoske, and Matt Dempsey, who scored one goal each. In addition, Metro received assists from Marc Schwartz, who had two, Pearce Vance, who had three, and Cam Schwartz, Devin Kelly, TJ Krajewski, and Chase Sereno, who contributed one each. Pittsburgh was led by Devin Sroka, who scored the team's only goal. Sroka scored 10:17 into the second period to make the score 3-1 Metro. Kenny White assisted on the tally. Austin Kane rejected 24 shots on goal for Metro.
La Crosse 6 @ Chicago 0 - Garret Matz recorded a shutout against Chicago as La Crosse picked up a 6-0 win. La Crosse was helped by Ben Henderson, who tallied one goal and one assist. Henderson scored 4:52 into the first period to make the score 1-0 La Crosse. Daniel Toycen assisted on the tally. La Crosse also got points from Toycen, who also registered two goals and one assist and Matt Wolter, who also had one goal and one assist. Others who scored for La Crosse included Reed Kelly and Sam Dabrowski, who scored one goal each. Other players who recorded assists for La Crosse were Taylor Trapp, who had three and Eric Weber, Justin Edwards, Alexander Rickoff, Hunter Breza, and Colin Huffman, who each chipped in one. Matz rejected 27 shots on goal for La Crosse. Jimmy Smith made 52 saves for Chicago on 58 shots.
Point Mallard 6 @ Euless 1 - Point Mallard had a two-goal lead after two periods and cruised the rest of the way en route to a 6-1 win over Euless. Jake Cox had two goals and one assist to lead Point Mallard. Cox scored the first of his two goals at 13:03 into the second period to make the score 3-1 Point Mallard. Justin Clark picked up the assist. Cox's next tally made the score 4-1 Point Mallard with 4:46 left in the third period. Justin Dunn assisted on the tally. Point Mallard also got points from Josh Hamilton, who also finished with one goal and one assist and Clark, who also registered one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Point Mallard included Ian Precht and Jake Champaign, who each put in one. More assists for Point Mallard came via Joe Bresingham, Zachary Bennett, Travis Brain, and Scott Jacobson, who contributed one each. Euless was led by Benjamin Kraus, who scored the team's only goal. Kraus scored short handed 3:47 into the second period to make the score 2-1 Point Mallard. Euless played down a man on Aaron Wade's kneeing. Trent Wolter picked up the assist. Josh Martin made 12 saves for Point Mallard on 13 shots.
Atlanta 3 @ Texas 0 - Alex Johanson racked up two points to lead Atlanta to a 3-0 victory over Texas. Others who scored for Atlanta included Philip Pugliese and Artus Laukaitis, who scored one goal each. More assists for Atlanta came via Drew Kelly, Riley Hummitsch, and Colin OConnor, who contributed one each. Atlanta's Alekandr Zendejas stopped 17 shots out of the 17 that he faced. Brandon Perrone made 30 saves for Texas on 33 shots.