Saturday Scores: Kings, Stampede get big road wins
Skylands 3 @ New England 2 - Skylands gutted out a close 3-2 win against New England. Each team kept the other at bay throughout the game, and Hunter Ledwith secured the win for Skylands with a goal in the third period. Skylands got the win thanks to a great game by Ledwith, who had two goals and one assist. Ledwith scored the first of his two goals at 12:16 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Skylands. Cory Decosta assisted on the tally. Ledwith's next tally made the score 3-2 Skylands with 3:19 left in the third period. Ernest Komarnitskii picked up the assist. Skylands also got points from Komarnitskii, who also tallied one goal and one assist. Other players who recorded assists for Skylands were Cole Skelly, who had one and Tim Vant, who had two. New England was helped by Jake Latham, who registered two goals. Latham scored the first of his two goals on the power play at 16:08 into the first period to make the score 2-1 Skylands. Ryan Gauvin assisted on the tally. Latham's next tally on the power play made the score 2-2 with 12:28 left in the third period. Steve Crocker picked up the assist. In addition, New England received assists from Brian Glover, who had one. Mathias Yttereng made 34 saves for Skylands on 36 shots. New England's Devyn Levesque stopped 20 shots out of the 23 that he faced.
Northeast 1 @ East Coast 5 - Matt Moreschi had one goal and two assists to lead East Coast to a 5-1 victory over Northeast. Moreschi got on the board by slotting home a goal 11:47 into the second period to make the score 2-1 East Coast. Tom Potter assisted on the tally. Moreschi dished an assist on Max Campbell's goal that made the score 3-1 East Coast at 2:27 into the third period. He added another helper on Andrew Irving's goal that made the score 4-1 East Coast at 18:23 into the third period. East Coast was led by goalie Aidan Critchlow, who finished with 25 saves while allowing one goal. East Coast also got points from Campbell, who also finished with one goal and one assist. East Coast also had goals scored by Kyler Harding and Rick Mulligan, who scored one goal each. More assists for East Coast came via Mark Morava, who had one. Northeast was led by John Catania, who scored the team's only goal. Catania scored 5:14 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Northeast. Alex ODowd picked up the assist. Trevor Trudeau made 36 saves for Northeast on 40 shots.
Maine 2 @ Cape Cod 10 - Cape Cod had a four-goal lead after two periods and cruised the rest of the way en route to a 10-2 win over Maine. Eric Szeker quarterbacked Cape Cod's offense to perfection and bagged five assists in Cape Cod's win over Maine. Cape Cod forced Maine's netminders to work in net, getting 55 shots and forcing 45 saves. Brandon Daigle made 32 stops and William Dunham made 13. Cape Cod also got points from James Brosnan, who also finished with one goal and two assists, Steven Mathews, who also registered two goals and one assist, Frank Oakley, who also racked up one goal and one assist, Dan Moore, who also had one goal and three assists, Maxime Dordet, who also tallied one goal and one assist, and Brendan Sullivan, who also registered one goal and two assists. Cape Cod also got a goal from Anthony Giannelli as well. More assists for Cape Cod came via Chris ODonnell, who had two and Chris Lovell, Cam Tobey, and Jake Davis, who contributed one each. Maine was led by Collin Fader, who grabbed one goal. Fader scored on the power play 12:04 into the second period to make the score 3-1 Cape Cod. Greg Terlov picked up the assist. Nick Beaudoin also scored for Maine. Other players who recorded assists for Maine were Matt Jerome and Travis Mansir, who each chipped in one. Jonathan Stone rejected 25 shots on goal for Cape Cod.
Syracuse 3 @ Lockport 2 - Syracuse and Lockport were evenly matched throughout their contest, but Syracuse made the most of its opportunities and won, 3-2. Syracuse gained the winning advantage on a goal by Kelsey Head 14:22 into the third period and hung on until final buzzer. Others who scored for Syracuse included Nicholas Sanborn and Raymond Falso, who scored one goal each. In addition, Syracuse received assists from Nate Walker, who had two and Tucker Bartenslager, Jag Masters, Hunter Soden, and Rocco DeRollo, who contributed one each. Lockport forced Syracuse goalie Kyle VanWagner to work between the pipes, taking 38 shots. Lockport was helped by Brendan McFall, who finished with one goal and one assist. McFall scored on the power play 9:30 into the second period to make the score 2-2. Frank II Vecchio assisted on the tally. Lockport also got points from Vecchio, who also grabbed one goal and one assist. Other players who recorded assists for Lockport were Devin Kasperek, who had two. VanWagner rejected 36 shots on goal for Syracuse. Tim Schiess recorded 29 saves for Lockport.
Roc City 1 @ New York 8 - Michael House netted a hat trick to lead New York over Roc City, 8-1. House notched his first tally 12:28 into the first period. He then added goals at 14:55 into the first and at 16:15 into the second. New York was led by goalie Stephen Mundinger, who finished with 41 saves while allowing one goal. New York additionally got points from Robert Kalata, who also registered one goal and two assists, Jimmy Warrick, who also finished with two goals and two assists to lead the team in points, and Ricky Regala, who also tallied one goal and two assists. New York also got a goal from Nicholas Lermer as well. Other players who recorded assists for New York were Eric Hewitt, Sam Shaheen, Jerome Emanuel, Corey Rees, and Nick Jean-Louis, who each chipped in one.
Wilkes-Barre 0 @ Jersey Shore 7 - Jersey Shore's Travis Valvo had a big offensive game, scoring two goals and contributing one assist in his team's 7-0 win over Wilkes-Barre. Valvo's tallies came short handed at 6:29 into the second period to make the score 1-0 Jersey Shore and 2:49 into the third to make the score 3-0 Jersey Shore. Jersey Shore kept Wilkes-Barre's goalie busy throughout the game, and Mathieu Beaudet made 51 saves on 58 shots. Jersey Shore also had goals scored by Jared Karas, who had two and Jared Schneider, Christian Cooley, and Frederic Villeneuve, who scored one goal each. In addition, Jersey Shore received assists from Scott Hansen, who had two, Ben Wingbermuehle, Alexander Tan, Bogdan Khvatov, JaColbie McGowan, and Dylan Plsek, who contributed one each, and Marcus McCall and Frederic Ampleman, who each chipped in three. Jersey Shore's Scott Albertoni stopped 23 shots out of the 23 that he faced.