Game 1 HNL 3 at HNB 4

After the first period of play the Moncton Flyers have a 1-0 lead over the St. John’s Fog Devils. The first goal (pictured below) was by Alex Saulnier assisted by Allain Saulnier at 15:28.

The second period was full of action as the scoring at the end of the period the Flyers have a single goal lead with a 4-3 score tied up at 3 goals a piece.  The goals this period were score by HNL- Michael Cole #16 Assist- Alex Powell # 5 and Zach O’Brien #9, HNB- Alex Saulnier #21 Assist- Gino Goguen #12 (Photo Below), HNB- Pierre Durepos #23 Assist- Gino Goguen #12 (Power Play Goal), HNL- Andrew Ryan #19 Assist- Zach O’Brien #9 and John Bursey #2, HNL-  Andrew Sullivan #24 Assist- Brandon Bussey #27, and HNB- Allain Saulnier #19 Assist- Alex Saulnier #21 Gino Gouen #12 (Power Play Goal). Third period action resulted in no goals.

The final scores for the game were 4-3 Moncton giving the Flyers a two point lead in the round robin standings. The shots on goal for the game were 24-20 for the St. John’s Fog Devils.

Coming up at 4pm here at the LBR will be HPEI’s Cornwall Thunder at HNS Cole Harbour Major Midgets.

Followed by the opening ceremonies at 7:30pm and at 8pm the play resumes with the Fog Devils facing the Host team Saint John Vito’s.

Home Team: Moncton Mark’s Work Wearhouse Flyers (HNB)

Away Team: St. John’s Fog Devils (HNL)

Start Time: 1pm

Arena: Lord Beaverbrook Rink

Referee: Jeff Hopkins

Linesmen: David Connell and Matt Kingston

Goals

1 2 3 OT SO Total
HNB 1 3 0 4
HNL 0 3 0 3

Shots on Goal

1 2 3 OT SO Total
HNB 8 8 4 20
HNL 7 9 8 24

Goals

First Period

15:28 HNB- Alex Saulnier #21 Assist- Allain Saulnier #19

Second Period

1:08 HNL- Michael Cole #16 Assist- Alex Powell # 5 and Zach O’Brien #9

3:35 HNB- Alex Saulnier #21 Assist- Gino Goguen #12

6:45 HNB- Pierre Durepos #23 Assist- Gino Goguen #12 PPG

14:15 HNL- Andrew Ryan #19 Assist- Zach O’Brien #9 and John Bursey #2

14:35 HNL-  Andrew Sullivan #24 Assist- Brandon Bussey #27

19:29 HNB- Allain Saulnier #19 Assist- Alex Saulnier #21 Gino Goguen #12 PPG

Penalties

First Period

3:00 HNB- Rejean Martan #11 – Tripping (2:00)

8:24 HNB- Nick Smith #24 – Hooking (2:00)

13:25 HNB- Matt Leblanc #9 – Goaltender Interference (2:00)

Second Period

6:10 HNL- Ryan Walsh #4 – Hooking (2:00)

15:01 HNB- Jordan Murray #26 – Bench Misconduct (2:00)

18:51 HNL- Andrew Sullivan #24 – Tripping (2:00)

Third Period

3:17 HNB- Gino Goguen #12 – Unsportsmanlike Misconduct (2:00)

3:17 HNL- Steve Gillard #44 – Holding (2:00)

10:07 HNB- Gino Goguen #12 – Holding Stick (2:00)

Team MVP Awards

Home: Allain Saulnier #19

Away: Michael Cole #16