Saturday, March 9, 2019
Manchester Monarchs 3, Adirondack Thunder 1
Game Preview Story….
Glen Falls, NY – Cory Ward, Joe Sullivan of Las Vegas and the ECHL Manchester Monarchs are taking on division rival ECHL Adirondack Thunder today on their home ice at the Cool Insuring Arena. Adirondack has a season record of 31-25-5, the Manchester Monarchs are 30-25-2. ECHL teams are trying to pin down their playoff spots and this is an ultra-important game for both teams.
Cory has 13 goals this season, Joe – in his rookie season as a pro – has 6 goals. Joe last winter was captain at NCAA St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York.
The Manchester Monarchs are affiliated with the NHL Los Angeles Kings and AHL Ontario Reign. Game time locally is 7 pm eastern.
It is snowing outside of the arena during this game – temp is in mid-20s.
On Sunday Cory, Joe and the ECHL Manchester Monarchs will take on the Norfolk Admirals on home ice at the SNHU Arena in Manchester, N.H. Years ago in 2009-10 Cory and Joe were teammates on an AAA Nevada Stars midget level team at the Las Vegas Ice Center.