Lockport\’s penalty kill was superb, as Lockport survived multiple penalties to beat Jersey Shore, 5-2.
Lockport\’s penalty kill was spotless, allowing no goals on seven Jersey Shore power plays. Lockport forced Jersey Shore goalie Tyger Howat to work between the pipes, taking 55 shots.
Lockport additionally got points from Anthony Merante, who also tallied two goals and one assist and Frank II Vecchio, who also registered one goal and one assist. Lockport also got a goal from Ryan Logar as well.
Jersey Shore was held below its usual level of production. Jersey Shore averages 5.3 goals per game. Jersey Shore kept Lockport\’s goalie busy throughout the game, and Tyler Shotwell made 62 saves on 64 shots. Jersey Shore gave up more goals than its normal season average. Jersey Shore is averaging 2.0 goals against for the season.
Jersey Shore was helped by Justin Apgar, who racked up one goal. Apgar scored 18:12 into the third period to make the score 4-2 Lockport. Arthur Raevsky assisted on the tally. Konstantin Mamedov also scored for Jersey Shore. In addition, Jersey Shore received assists from Jiri Hajda, who had one.
Lockport incurred 14 minutes in penalty time with seven minors. Howat rejected 50 shots on goal for Jersey Shore. Jersey Shore incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors.