Monday, May 22, 2017

Manchester, New Hampshire – Cory Ward of Las Vegas dealt an assist to help the ECHL Manchester Monarchs stay alive in a very tough series against the South Carolina Stingrays at the SNHU Arena on Monday night. Cory sent over a pass to Tyler Sikura for a goal in the third period to help Manchester in a 5-1 win over South Carolina. Gasper Kopitar also assisted on the Sikura goal.

Cory has 18 goals, 23 assists overall this season. The crowd was 1520. The Best of Seven series is tied 3-3 with the decisive game here Wednesday. The winner of this series advances to the ECHL Kelly Cup Championship series. The Manchester Monarchs are an affiliate of the NHL L.A. Kings.