Thunder complete sweep on Sunday
February 22, 2016
Albert Janele had a big weekend to lead Cincinnati to a sweep of Evansville.
Evansville 2 @ Cincinnati 8
- Cincinnati relied on the scoring touch of Brenden Williams, who netted two goals, to beat Evansville, 8-2. Williams' tallies came at 7:50 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Cincinnati and 17:55 into the first to make the score 2-0 Cincinnati. Cincinnati additionally got points from Albert Janele, who also tallied one goal and three assists to lead the team in points, Trevor Veneklase, who also had one goal and one assist, and Arsenii Vashchuk, who also racked up two goals and one assist. Cincinnati also had goals scored by Marc Anderson and Rory Callihan, who each put in one. In addition, Cincinnati received assists from Jacob Friedman, who had two and Hunter Schneider, Justin Bioni, James Frantz, and Shawn Moody, who contributed one each. Evansville was helped by Cedric Calhoun, who registered one goal. Calhoun scored 9:55 into the second period to make the score 3-1 Cincinnati. Scott Jacobson picked up the assist. Evansville also got a goal from Brandon Rozema as well. More assists for Evansville came via Steven Rutherford and Zach Faith, who each chipped in one. Daniel Dolliver recorded 21 saves for Cincinnati. Boxscore
Breezy Point 4 @ Minnesota 3
- Breezy Point climbed out of a two-goal hole to beat Minnesota, 4-3. Breezy Point let multiple leads slip away before eventually digging out of a two hole to pick up the win. Breezy Point took a 1-0 advantage on a goal by Nick Blanchette at 7:47 in the first period. Breezy Point found itself down 3-1 after Minnesota's Kyle Wendorf put the puck home on the power play at 10:35 in the second period. After tying things up at 3-3 on a power play goal by Christian Lenzmeier at 4:33 in the third, Breezy Point got the game-winner from Jarett Green at 8:52 in the third period. Breezy Point additionally got points from Alec Hooper, who also grabbed one goal and one assist, Blanchette, who also had one goal and one assist, and Lenzmeier, who also racked up one goal and one assist to lead the team in points. More assists for Breezy Point came via Patrik Johansson, Jake Tomkowiak, Tyler Larwood, Seyia Hayata, and Ryan Mezera, who contributed one each. Minnesota was led by Alec Skar, who registered one goal and one assist. Skar scored 13:57 into the first period to make the score 2-1 Minnesota. Ty Ennis picked up the assist. Minnesota also got a goal from Jacob Aberwald as well. In addition, Minnesota received assists from Jacob Cox, Lucas Mutschelknaus, Frankie Moore, and Tre Opack, who each chipped in one. Breezy Point's Christian Sanzottera stopped 24 shots out of the 27 that he faced. Boxscore