Your Springfield Jr. Blues came away with an overtime loss tonight against the Minnesota Magicians, making the final series 2-1 in favor of Minnesota. The Springfield Jr. Blues are home again next weekend on Friday and Saturday nights vs. the Janesville Jets.
The first period started off with the Magicians finding the back of the net at 16:07. We ended the period with a score of 1-0.
Springfield started off by tying up the second period with a Power Play goal from Brandon Puricelli, with an assist from Stewart, at 7:13. We ended the period with a score of 1-1.
The third period was uneventful, sending the game into yet another overtime. Minnesota found the net first, ending the game with a score of 2-1. Goaltender Evan Fear stopped 25 of the 27 pucks he saw tonight, earning him at SVV of 0.926% despite a tough loss.
Be sure to get your tickets early for next weekend. Friday night will be packed for our Hockey Across America celebration, and we will have an even bigger crowd for our 25th Anniversary Alumni event on Saturday, March 3rd.
Your Springfield Jr. Blues came away with a loss against the Minnesota Magicians tonight. They will face the magic two more times this weekend; Friday night at 7:05 PM and Saturday night at 6:05 PM.
The first period was a quiet one, with nothing but penalties exchanged between the teams. Ovecka got the start in net and stopped the 7 shots he faced in the first period. Springfield ended the period leading in SOG 16-7.
Springfield started off the scoring in the second period with an unassisted goal from Patrick Smyth at 5:48 of the period! Minnesota responded with a goal of their own at 9:14. Fabio Hollenstein tallied on the power play at 11:25, with an assist from Kozyrev, giving Springfield the lead once again. We finished the period 2-1.
The third period started off with Minnesota tying things up at 14:15 of the period, which sent us into overtime. Your Springfield Jr. Blues fell in overtime to the Minnesota Magicians with a score of 3-2.
Your Springfield Jr. Blues came away with a 6-3 win tonight against Coulee Region, sweeping the series. They will face the Chill again next weekend in Coulee Region. Be sure to stop by Cooper’s AlleySide to catch all of our away games!
Your Springfield Jr. Blues started off the scoring at 0:44 of the first period with a goal from Ethan Stewart, with assists from Haviland and Kozyrev. Coulee Region responded with two of their own, before Fabio Hollenstein lit the lamp one more time for Springfield. His goal was at 17:37 of the period with assists from Kozyrev and Walter. We ended the period 2-2.
In the second period, Springfield started off the scoring once again with a goal from Spencer DenBeste at 3:44, with assists from Brainin and Hollenstein. Coulee quickly retaliated, tying the game once again. The score stayed 3-3 through most of the period, until Brandon Puricelli found the back of the net with just 11 seconds remaining in the period. His timely goal sent us into the second intermission leading 4-3.
The third period was quiet for a while until both Ethan Stewart and Giovanni Carabelli found empty netters at 18:34 and 19:32, respectively.
Your stars of the game are Nikita Kozyrev, Fabio Hollenstein, and with two goals tonight, Ethan Stewart!