TIGERS FIRST PERIOD OFFENSE ENOUGH TO DEFEAT WINGS
IHSA SENIOR B LEAGUE - Round 1 - Game 1
Tigers 3 - Red Wings 1
A three goal first period was all the Tigers needed to beat the Red Wings 3 - 1 in the opening round of Senior B League play.
Both teams battled through an evenly matched contest with the Tigers getting all their goals in the opening period, and the Red Wings scoring in the second.
Steve Turner, Simon Kelly, and Orren Prunckun put goals on the board for the Tigers, with Colin Charman shooting the only goal for the Red Wings
Justin Ruston stopped 23 of 24 shots in the Tigers goal to pick up the win, with Johnny Cousins stopping 21 of 24 shots in the Red Wings goal.
SCORING - Tigers - 9:00 - Steve Turner (B. Letheby): Tigers - 5:53 - Simon Kelly (J. Klein & L. Friederich): Tigers - 1:15 - Orren Prunckun (D. Roetsch & A. Mitchell)
PENALTIES - Tigers - 11:23 - Jeremy Klein (High Sticking); Redwings - 2:37 - Lukas Mojzisek (Hooking)
SCORING - Redwings - 7:07 - Colin Charman (B Pfitzner, J Wood)
PENALTIES - Tigers - 10:39 - Josh Letheby (Hooking)
SCORING - No Scoring
PENALTIES - Tigers - 10:46 - Ryan Thurston (Holding): Tigers - 8:22 - Alexi Filinkov (Hooking): Tigers - 1:31 - Jeremy Klein (Hooking)
SHOTS ON GOAL 1st 2nd 3rd Total
Redwings 8 10 6 24
Tigers 13 5 6 24
GOALKEEPERS - Redwings - Johnny Cousins: Falcons - Justin Ruston
GAME OFFICIALS - Referee - Damien Smith: Linesmen - Connor Oxlad & Mitch Kelleher
Scorer - Sarah Wise: Time Keeper - Nicola Reese