IHSA SENIOR C LEAGUE - Round 1 - Game 2
Tigers 3 - Jokers 1
Milad Dakka fired two goals and added an assist as the Adelaide Tigers nipped the Jokers 3 - 1 in a hard fought Senior C League contest.
Dakka opened the scoring for the winners with a goal just before the end of the first period, and then scored again late in the third period to put the game out of reach for the Jokers, who pressed hard to equalise in the dying minutes with the Tigers leading 2 - 1.
Ben Lowe also scored for the winners, with Mark George shooting the Jokers only marker early in the third frame.
The Jokers outshot the Tigers 16 - 13.
SCORING - Tigers - 0:31 - Milad Dakka (B. Christie)
PENALTIES - Jokers - 13:45 - Chris Williams (Hooking): Jokers - 11:30 - Ben Davis (Slashing): Tigers - 8:09 - Bench (Too Many Men): Tigers - 9:05 - Angie Mitchell (Hooking)
SCORING - Tigers - 8:19 - Ben Lowes (M. Dakka)
PENALTIES - Tigers - 16:30 - Milad Dakka (Illegal Hit): Tigers - 5:11 - Nathan Price (Illegal Hit): Jokers - 3:15 - Bench (Too Many Men): Tigers - 0:24 - Mathew Barrie (Interference)
SCORING - Jokers - 14:18 - Mark George (G. Painter & B. Wallis): Tigers - 0:27 - Milad Dakka (B. Lowes)
PENALTIES - Tigers - 16:15 - Milad Dakka (Tripping)
SHOTS ON GOAL 1st 2nd 3rd Total
Tigers 6 2 5 13
Jokers 5 5 6 16
GOALKEEPERS - Tigers - Chris Morton: Jokers - Jessica Forrest
GAME OFFICIALS - Referee - Damien Smith: Linesmen - Connor Oxlad & Mitch Kelleher
Scorer - Sarah Wise: Time Keeper - Nicola Reese