Havoc Sinks Rivermen 5-2

Posted on: 11:04 pm, December 28, 2013, by

Huntsville, Ala.Nick Lazorko registered two points to lead the Huntsville Havoc to a 5-2 victory over the Peoria Rivermen.

Huntsville’s defensemen played an important role in the offense, chipping in two goals. The 36 shots that the Havoc put on net surpassed Huntsville’s average of 29.3 shots per game this season.

Huntsville also got points from Leland Fidler, who also racked up one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Huntsville included Justin CseterKyle Frieday, and Josh Harris, who scored one goal each. More assists for Huntsville came via Stuart Stefan, who had two and Dominic OsmanRay OrtizJustin FoxScott Harff, and Paul Kurceba, who contributed one a piece.

Peoria averages 28.0 shots on goal per game, but only sent 19 pucks on net against the Havoc.

The Rivermen were helped by Nick Wheeler, who had one goal. Wheeler scored on the power play 18:53 into the first period to make the score 1-1. A boarding penalty on Sam Cannata had put Peoria on the power play. Cole Ruwe picked up the assist. Garrett Vermeersch also scored for Peoria. In addition, Peoria received assists from Adam Hartley and Steve Morra, who each chipped in one.

Jesse Kallechy recorded 17 saves for Huntsville. The Havoc incurred 10 minutes in penalty time with five minors. Eric Levine took the loss and made 18 saves before being replaced by Kyle Rank who made 13 saves. The Rivermen incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors.

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