Friday, January 6, 2017

Norfolk, Virginia  –  Zach Pochiro of Las Vegas dealt a game-tying pass to linemate Frankie Simonelli which set up a three-goal burst for the ECHL Norfolk Admirals in a 4-1 win over the Elmira Jackals. Zach’s assist tied the game 1-1 in the second period, then Norfolk burned in three straight goals in the third period to win it. The crowd was 2097 at the Norfolk Scope Arena.

Wheeling, West Virginia – Two Las Vegas players – Gage Quinney and Ross McMullan – were in the lineup tonight for the Wheeling Nailers in a 6-0 win over the Toledo Walleye before 2457 at the Wesbanco Arena.  Gage had one assist for the Wheeling Nailers.

North Richland Hills, Texas –  Former Las Vegas teammates collided when Vito Carlo and Michael Cichy of the NA3HL Atlanta Capitals battled past the Texas Jr Brahmas 5-2 at the NYTex Sports Centre.  All Star Vincent Dekumbis, who played for the WSHL Las Vegas Storm last season, scored two goals – his 6th, 7th – for Texas. He and Vito Carlo were teammates on the Las Vegas team last season. It was super-cold outside of the arena during this game in Texas with the temperatures in the 14-degree range.