Fighting Spirit and Wildcats stay unbeaten with wins at Showcase
Maine 8 vs. Skylands 3 - Behind two goals from Zach Gagne and one goal Ryder Parkhurst, Maine downed Skylands 8-3. Gagne scored the first of his two goals on the power play at 2:32 into the second period to make the score 3-2 Maine. Gagne's next tally on the power play made the score 7-3 Maine with 11:16 left in the third period. Parkhurst scored 3:35 into the second period to make the score 4-2 Maine. Reagan Wintle assisted on the tally. Maine additionally got points from Sam Dedian, who also racked up one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Maine included Noel Fischer, who had two and Travis Townsend and Gage Chenard, who each put in one. More assists for Maine came via Dylan Farrell- Reny, who had one and Hunter Morgan and Matt Jerome, who contributed two each. Skylands was helped by Ernest Komarnitskii, who registered two goals. Komarnitskii scored the first of his two goals at 9:09 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Skylands. Hunter Ledwith picked up the assist. Komarnitskii's next tally made the score 2-2 with 46 seconds left in the first period. Skylands also got points from Sanchez, who also grabbed one goal and one assist. Other players who recorded assists for Skylands were Cole Skelly, Antonio Martiniello, and Alex Linquito, who each chipped in one. William Dunham made 32 saves for Maine on 35 shots.
L/A Fighting Spirit 2 vs. New York 0 - Mike Heffernan finished with one point to lead Lewiston/Auburn to a 2-0 victory over New York. Lewiston/Auburn forced New York goalie Stephen Mundinger to work between the pipes, taking 43 shots. Lewiston/Auburn also got a goal from Colby Siering as well. Other players who recorded assists for Lewiston/Auburn were Tyler Sheridan, Nick Hudson, Thomas Kuntz, and Jordan Crowe, who each chipped in one. Claes Endre made 23 saves for Lewiston/Auburn on 23 shots. Mundinger rejected 41 shots on goal for New York.
Jersey Shore 7 vs. Northeast 4 - Jersey Shore's Frederic Ampleman had a big offensive game, scoring one goal and contributing three assists in his team's 7-4 win over Northeast. Ampleman scored on the power play 8:44 into the second period to make the score 2-2. Ampleman dished an assist on Travis Valvo's goal that made the score 1-1 at 10:49 into the first period. He then added assists on Marcus McCall's goal at 11:06 into the third and on John Rubin's goal at 19:37 into the third. Jersey Shore kept Northeast's goalie busy throughout the game, and Trevor Trudeau made 45 saves on 52 shots. Jersey Shore also got points from Jared Karas, who also tallied one goal and one assist and Valvo, who also had one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Jersey Shore included Bogdan Khvatov and Tyler Goclan, who scored one goal each. More assists for Jersey Shore came via Dylan Plsek, who had two and Ben Wingbermuehle, Scott Hansen, Craig Berry, and Freddie Schaljo, who contributed one each. Northeast was helped by Tommy Bellew, who finished with one goal. Bellew scored 19:57 into the first period to make the score 2-1 Northeast. Ruslan Cernych picked up the assist. Northeast additionally got points from Kyle Hoxie, who also registered one goal and one assist. Northeast also had goals scored by Austin Braley and Derric Trudeau, who each put in one. In addition, Northeast received assists from Brendan Collins, who had two and Adam Carvalho and John Quinn, who each chipped in one.
Syracuse 3 vs. Cape Cod 2 (OT) - Rocco DeRollo gave Syracuse a 3-2 (OT) victory over Cape Cod when he scored 3:58 into the extra period. Syracuse was sparked by DeRollo, who had one goal. Syracuse also had goals scored by Tucker Bartenslager and Nicholas Sanborn, who each put in one. In addition, Syracuse received assists from Cameron Fields, Raymond Rowe, and Dan Buehler, who contributed one each. Cape Cod's offense rang up 42 shots on Syracuse's net. Cape Cod was helped by Dan Moore, who grabbed one goal. Moore scored on the power play 12:49 into the third period to make the score 2-2. Cape Cod also got a goal from Anthony Giannelli as well. Kyle VanWagner recorded 40 saves for Syracuse.
New England 5 vs. Roc City 2 - New England's Tim Paige had a big offensive game, scoring two goals and contributing one assist in his team's 5-2 win over Roc City. Paige scored at 3:43 into the first period to make the score 1-0 New England and again while 16:06 into the third to make the score 5-1 New England. New England also got points from Brendan Miller, who also tallied one goal and one assist and Ryan Gauvin, who also registered one goal and one assist. New England also got a goal from Jake Latham as well. In addition, New England received assists from Kyle Weiss, Nick Johnson, and John Krapian, who each chipped in one. Roc City kept New England's goalie busy throughout the game, and Devyn Levesque made 30 saves on 32 shots. Roc City was led by Joey Saraceni, who had one goal and one assist. Saraceni scored on the power play 15:21 into the third period to make the score 4-1 New England. Cole Whitehead also scored for Roc City. More assists for Roc City came via Aiden Conolly and Sam Cammilleri, who contributed one each. Justin Nevinger made 28 saves for Roc City on 33 shots.