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Springfield Wins Friday in Kenai

Springfield 3 @ Kenai River 2 – The Springfield Jr. Blues held on for a 3-2 road victory on Friday night against the Kenai River Brown Bears. Springfield opened the scoring with two goals from Ryan Leibold and Ricards Bernhards. Kenai River brought the score within one with a goal from Luke Radetic in the second. Matt Cassidy notched Springfield’s third goal to start the third period. The Jr. Blues would hold on for the win, despite a Brown Bear goal from David Kaplan late in the third period. Devin Cooley took the win in net for Springfield with 29 saves, while Kenai River’s Robbie Goor was handed the loss after 27 saves.