Senior B League - Round 14 - Game 2
Redwings 5 - Blackhawks 2
The Adelaide Redwings continue to roll along in the Senior B League following a 5 - 2 victory in over the Adelaide Blackhawks in Round 14 at Thebarton recently.
The Big Red Machine improved their season record to 12 - 1 - 1 - 0 for 38 points and a strangle hold on first place in the four club division.
Veteran star Peter Boyle (pictured) opened the scoring early in the first for the Wings scoring an unassisted marker, followed by Anthony Kunda, and Jared Lowe. Phil Careswell scored the first of his two goals for the Blackhawks, but the Wings went to the break with a two goal lead.
Ben Pfitzner, and Lukas Mojzisek fired single goals in the middle frame as the Wings opened up a four goal spread heading into the final period.
Careswell scored his second goal at the 14:20 mark of the final period. With the setback, the Tribe dropped to 2-12 on the season and sitting in fourth place in the standings.
The Redwings outshot the Blackhawks 25 - 11, including a lopsided second period in which the Hawks only managed 1 shot on the Wings goal.
Wings’ goalie Jo Phillis stopped 9 of 11 to earn the win, while Sam Poole blocked 20 of 25 shots in the Blackhawks net.
SCORING - Redwings - 16:04 - Peter Boyle (unassisted): Redwings - 8:04 - Anthony Kunda (B. Pfitzner): Redwings - 7:11 - Jared Lowe (M. Brown): Blackhawks - 6:26 - Phil Careswell (M. Claire, B. Rowe)
PENALTIES - Redwings - 16:44 - Ben Pfitzner (Tripping): Blackhawks - 9:32 - Bench Minor (Too Many Players): Redwings - 1:00 - Louis Nikolic (Hooking)
SCORING - Redwings - 7:45 - Ben Pfitzner (M.Gaspari, M. Brown): Redwings - 3:52 - Lukas Mojzisek (T. Williams)
PENALTIES - Blackhawks - 14:20 - Phil Careswell (High Sticking): Blackhawks - 14:20 - Phil Careswell (High Sticking)
SCORING - Blackhawks - 12:30 - Phil Careswell (C. Podger)
PENALTIES - Blackhawks - 14:45 - Phil Careswell (Hooking): Blackhawks - 7:28 - Joshua Pfeiffer (Illegal Hit): Blackhawks - 4:29 - Nicholas Ruffino (Tripping)
SHOTS ON GOAL 1st 2nd 3rd Total
Redwings 7 9 9 25
Blackhawks 4 1 3 8
GOALKEEPERS - Redwings - Jo Phillis: Blackhawks - Sam Poole
GAME OFFICIALS - Referee - Glen Foll: Linesmen - Hayden Crafter & Connor Oxlad
Scorer - Sarah Wise: Time Keeper - Nicola Reese