Friday, December 8, 2017
Duluth, Georgia – In a staggering finish Derek Sutliffe of Las Vegas scored a dramatic late-game go-ahead goal to help the ECHL Greenville Swamp Rabbits – who trailed practically the entire game – get a 4-3 win over the Atlanta Gladiators before 810 at the Infinity Energy Arena. Derek was selected the #3 Star of the Game.
Kalamazoo, Michigan – Chris Francis of Las Vegas scored his 1st goal of the season for the ECHL Quad City Mallards in a 5-2 road loss to the Kalamazoo Wings tonight at the Wings Event Center. The crowd was 1,746. The Mallards are an affiliate of the NHL Vegas Golden Knights.
Spooner, Wisconsin – Michael Cichy of Las Vegas got his 6th goal for the USPHL Wisconsin Muskies who battled past the first place 21-1-2 Minnesota Blue Ox 5-4 in an OT/Shootout win at the Spooner Event Center. Michael was selected the Best Forward of the game. Outside the arena it was 22-degrees with a heavy snow coming down.
Elsewhere on Friday….
//Brendan Harris of Las Vegas had an assist for NCAA Bemidji State in a 1-1 OT tie with Northern Michigan on home ice at the Sanford Center in Bemidji, Minnesota.
//Brenden Fehlig and Cameron Zucker of Las Vegas and the NA3HL Lansing Wolves out-battled the Metro Jets 2-1 on home ice at The Summit Sports and Ice Complex in Dimondale, Michigan.