NAPHL event in Oxford enters final day
December 30, 2013
Day 3 is in the books in Oxford.
You can watch all the final day action live on FASTHockey
Lansing 4 vs. St. Louis 3 (SO) – The Capitals had to come from behind to win a 14-man shootout. After an opening goal from Kiernan Durgan, St. Louis scored three straight from Hunter Schiffman, John Moeller and Shane Quinn. Lansing responded with goals from Max Trucks and Adam Goodsir. Ethan Stutzman scored the shootout winner.
Omaha 11 vs. Detroit 0 – Tarek Baker had a hat-trick and four assists and became the second player in NAPHL history to reach the 50 point plateau as Omaha beat Detroit. Wade Allison continued his hot event with four goals and an assist for a five point night.
New Jersey 10 vs. West Michigan 0 – Ryan Walker had an eight point game with four goals and four assists and increased his NAPHL-leading total to 58 points as New Jersey shutout the Hounds. Matthew Kidney also had a hat-trick in the win.
Texas 6 vs. Atlanta 2 – Texas kept their playoff hopes alive with a 6-2 win over the Fire. Texas led 6-0 after two goals from Lucas Mendes and Ben Bledsoe and other markers from Thomas Wheeler and Reed Robinson. Brandon Price and Daniel Zlatopolsky scored for Atlanta.
Atlanta – The Fire went 1-1 on the day. Alex Sauer had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 morning loss to New Jersey. In the nightcap, Sauer had three more points in a 5-2 win over Detroit.
Detroit – Kyle Schnettler had the lone goal in a 7-1 morning loss to St. Louis. In the night game, Peter Cabala and Thomas Wenrich had goals and Nicholas Granowicz had two assists in a 5-2 loss to Atlanta.
Lansing – Lansing went 1-1 on the day. In the morning game, Kyle Keeder scored the lone goal and Evan Cline made 32 saves in a 2-1 loss to Omaha. In the nightcap, Zachary Roberts scored the game-tying goal in the 3rd period and the shootout winner as the Capitals beat New Jersey, 4-3.
New Jersey – New Jersey picked up three points on the day as they won the morning game, 4-3 over New Jersey thanks to two goals from Brian Patterson. In the night game, Joe Hacker made 34 saves in a 4-3 shootout loss.
Omaha – Omaha went 2-0 on the day. In a 2-1 win over Lansing, Justin Ketola made 21 saves and Cade Warner and Ryan Cagnoni scored. In the nightcap, Mason Kreuger scored twice and Ketola made 19 saves in a 5-2 win over West Michigan
St. Louis – The Selects went 2-0 on Sunday. In the morning game, Austin Junger and Alex Kielczewski each scored twice in a 7-1 win. In the nightcap, it was the Joey Lupo show as the veteran forward scored a hat-trick and added an assist in a 4-1 win over Texas.
Texas – The Tornado went 0-2 on Sunday. Brennen Miller scored both goals in a 4-2 loss to West Michigan. Nate Sepeda had the lone goal in the night contest, which was a 4-1 loss to St. Louis.
West Michigan – The Hounds went 1-1 on Day 3. In the morning game, Cameron Clarke and Corey Siwula each had multi-point games in a 4-2 win over Texas. In the night contest, PJ Heger and Zander Sorenson scored in a 5-2 loss against Omaha.