Newfoundland Growlers (38-16-1-0) vs. Worcester Railers (28-25-3-0) Saturday, March 4 – Worcester, Mass.
OFFICIAL GAME SHEETGame Story
The Newfoundland Growlers finished their roadtrip on a positive note in a 5-2 win over the Worcester Railers on Saturday night at DCU Center.
Todd Skirving opened the scoring with three minutes left in the 1st as he one-time home from close range to give the Growlers a 1-0 lead after 20 minutes.
Noah Delmas and Brent Beaudoin struck within two minutes for the Railers midway through the second period to give the hosts a 2-1 lead.
Chris Martenet replied for Newfoundland with four minutes left in the 2nd with a seeing eye shot through traffic to make it 2-2 after 40 minutes.
Skirving added a second on the night two minutes into the third to give the Growlers a 3-2 lead.
Keenan Suthers scored a pair of insurance markers for Newfoundland including an empty netter to secure the 5-2 road victory.
- Brett Budgell notched four assists.
- Luke Cavallin made 35 saves and added an assist.
- Newfoundland enjoy a five-day break before hosting the Reading Royals at Mary Brown’s Centre next Friday night.
1. NFL - T. Skirving2. NFL - L. Cavallin3. WOR - B. Beaudoin