Final Score – UNLV 4, Arizona State 2 – Cody Williams of UNLV drove down right side, veered towards the net and scored top-shelf with 2:14 to play to clinch the win in a Saturday afternoon game at the City National Arena. UNLV Goalie Jesse Gordichuk was strong in net for UNLV which is now 4-0-0 to start the season. Arizona State is now 1-2-1.
Saturday UNLV goal scorers in order
UNLV goalie – Jesse Gordichuk
Saturday, September 22, 2018
By Lee Samuels
Las Vegas – Goalie Jesse Gordichuk from Penticton, B.C. will get his first start today for the UNLV Rebels who take on Arizona State in Game Two of a weekend series at City National Arena. Gordichuk is listed at 6’1, 185.
There is a 2:30 pm faceoff today for this game.
UNLV’s head coach Anthony Greener said “we need to come out stronger than we did last night against Arizona State. That is number one on my checklist. Arizona State plays hard and they have a great forecheck.”
UNLV won 5-3 last night in a fiery game.
UNLV’s top line will be captain Cody Williams, assistant captain Joseph Kaszupski and Bryce Woodward.
The Rebels defensive corps for this game will include assistant captain Bas Assaf, Chase Torontov, Sean Plonski, Eric Williams, Trevor Pereverzoff and Connor Hetzel. The backup goalie will be Erik Eidessen.
UNLV goes into this game 3-0-0; Arizona State, which cranks it up with ultra heat to their game, is 1-1-1.