Julian Perino notched his first hat trick, and Lukas Radina contributed to all three goals of Perino as the Pics defeated the Jersey Hitmen at the Islanders Hockey Club showcase.
Julian Perino scored 6:24 into the 1st period off a goal from Lukas Radina and Kyle Nelson
Andrew Buck for the Hitmen got revenge just two minutes later as he put the puck past Trent Pratt. John Lamacchia was credited with the assist.
Perino put the Pics up for good just about midway through the 2nd period, on the power play. Lukas Radina and Josh Bliss were credited with the assists.
Perino closed out his hat trick with just over 3 minutes to in regulation. Lukas Radina and Max Moriarty were credited with the assists.
Cam Gaylor got the empty-net goal with just under a minute to go. Brandon Derdiger and Chase Reynolds were credited with the assists.
Trent Pratt stopped 28 out of 29 shots faced for the win, while Trevor Stenberg stopped 13 out of 17 for the loss.