Tyler Shotwell was superb between the pipes for Lockport Express, as he did not allow a goal in a 3-0 victory over New England Stars.
Lockport Express\’ penalty kill excelled, as Lockport Express gave up zero goals despite allowing seven power plays.
Lockport Express stifled New England Stars\’ power play, and did not give up a single goal while down a man. Lockport Express was held below its usual level of production. Lockport Express puts an average of 5.1 pucks into the net per game.
Lockport Express was helped by Frank II Vecchio, who registered one goal and one assist. Vecchio scored 4:05 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Lockport Express. Anthony Merante assisted on the tally. Lockport Express also got points from Merante, who also tallied one goal and one assist. Dillon Hayes also scored for Lockport Express. In addition, Lockport Express received assists from Justin Durkee, who had one and Nicholas Siracuse, who had two.
New England Stars managed to stay out of the box for the most part, racking up one minor for 22 minutes in penalty time. Even so, New England Stars surpassed its low season average of 15.0 penalty minutes per game. New England Stars did not reach the goal total it has come to expect this season. New England Stars averages 4.9 goals per game. New England Stars kept Lockport Express\’ goalie busy throughout the game, and Shotwell made 31 saves on 31 shots.