Pics Premier defeat Advantage
Three special teams' goals helped seal the deal on the Pics victory on Sunday afternoon (1/23) against the Advantage.
Luc Fricchione got his first goal of the season and started off the scoring fest just a minute into the game while the Pics were on an early power play. Fricchione got the pass from Brock Baumann and spun around and put the puck in mid-glove side. Joe Bouchard got the secondary assist.
Sean Donoghue made it 2 - 0 while the Pics were on the penalty kill. Donoghue was able to get the puck off a turnover and brought the puck in himself and beat the goaltender low stick side on a soft shot. Tyler Wilson and Joe Bouchard got the assists.
Alexei Filimonov made it 3 - 0 when he got the pass off the board and went in one on one against the goaltender. Filimonov went cross side and put in a backhand shot attempt. Aaron Cholewa and Connor O'Brien got the assists.
Donoghue was able to convert on a penalty shot attempt to make it 4 - 0.
The Advantage were able to get two on the board, but the Pics struck back and got two of their own in a row.
Tyler Wilson made it 5 - 2 with a near goal line shot. O'Brien and Andrii Ievtukhov both got credited with assists.
Corey McNally got the redirect shot right in the slot to make it 6 - 2. Joe Bouchard and Dominick Balboni were both credited with the assists.
Ben Zaranek stopped 22 out of 24 shots for the win.