Saturday, March 11, 2017

Wheeling, West Virginia – Chris Francis of Las Vegas scored his 22nd goal and dealt an assist for the ECHL Quad City Mallards in a 6-4 road loss to the Wheeling Nailers. Gage Quinney of Las Vegas had an assist for Wheeling.  Las Vegas defenseman Ross McMullan played for Wheeling in this game as well. Chris Francis now has 22 goals, 25 assists. The crowd was 4007 at the WesBanco Arena.

Also on Saturday:

Joe Sullivan of Las Vegas had one assist for St. Lawrence University in a 3-2 loss to Quinnipiac in an ECAC playoff game at the Appleton Arena in Canton, New York. The Best of Three series is tied 1-1 with the decisive game to be played Sunday.

Michael McNicholas of Las Vegas and New Hampshire University lost 3-1 to UMass Lowell before 5861 at Tsongas Arena in Lowell, Massachusetts. The Best of Three Hockey East series is tied 1-1. The two teams play again in Lowell on Sunday.