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RECAP | GROWLERS TOPPED 6-2 BY THUNDER

Saturday, March 18th
RECAP | GROWLERS TOPPED 6-2 BY THUNDER

Newfoundland Growlers (40-18-2-0) vs. Adirondack Thunder (24-26-8-1) Friday, March 17 – St. John’s, NL

OFFICIAL GAME SHEETGame Story

The Newfoundland Growlers will have to wait at least one more night to clinch their playoff spot as they fell 6-2 on St. Patrick’s Day vs. the Adirondack Thunder on Friday night at Mary Brown’s Centre.

Xavier Parent opened the scoring for Adirondack three minutes into the first period with a short snipe to make it 1-0 Thunder early.

Brady Fleurent made it 2-0 Thunder 12 minutes later before Jack Badini got one back for the Growlers 83 seconds later as he finished off a scramble in the crease to bring it to 2-1 Adirondack after 20 minutes.

Wayne LeTourneau and Shane Harper both struck for the visitors within a minute midway through the second to quickly make it 4-1.

Pavel Gogolev got the Growlers back within two with a powerplay goal moments later before Sebastian Vidmar nabbed another for Adirondack to put them ahead 5-2 heading into the second intermission.

Ryan Smith added a sixth for the Thunder eight minutes into the third as they held on for a 6-2 victory.

Quick Hits

  • Jack Badini scored for the second straight game.
  • Newfoundland outshot Adirondack 13-4 in the 3rd.
  • These two teams conclude their series tomorrow night at 7 pm.

Three Stars:

1. ADK – V. Purpura2. ADK – W. Letourneau3. ADK - S. Harper

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