4-goal first period lifts Guelph Storm past Peterborough Petes to win 5-3
|globalnews.ca 18 Jan 2019 at 07:56|
The Guelph Storm rained on the Peterborough Petes’ parade with a four-goal first period en route to a 5-3 win Thursday night at the Peterborough Memorial Centre.
The Petes rallied with three goals in the second period, but it wasn’t enough as they dropped their third-straight game. With the loss, the Petes fall to 22-18-1-1.
The Storm opened the first period with four unanswered goals from Alexey Toropchenko, Keegan Stevenson, Liam Hawel and Isaac Ratcliffe.
Meanwhile, the Petes’ Semyon Der-Arguchintsev, Erik Čermák and Brady Hinz scored consecutive goals less than five minutes apart in the second period to pull to within one goal.
Then, the Storm added a third-period empty netter for the victory.
Post-game with HC Rob Wilson. https://t.co/56JAtsBZfi
Hunter Jones stopped 18 of 22 shots in the first period before being replaced by Tye Austin who turned away all 16 shots for the remainder of the game.