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RECAP | GROWLERS STIFLE STEELHEADS 5-4 IN SHOOTOUT

Thursday, November 30th
RECAP | GROWLERS STIFLE STEELHEADS 5-4 IN SHOOTOUT

Newfoundland Growlers (8-7-3-0) vs. Idaho Steelheads (14-2-0-1)
Wednesday, November 29 – Boise, ID

OFFICIAL GAME SHEET

Game Story

The Newfoundland Growlers held off the league leading Idaho Steelheads in a 5-4 shootout win on Wednesday night at Idaho Central Arena.

Jade Miller and Mark Rassell both got on the board inside the opening six minutes to give Idaho a quick 2-0 lead. Newfoundland then battled back to close the first period out with three straight goals, one from Tyler Weiss and a pair from Brock Caufield to make it 3-2 Growlers after 20 minutes.

After neither side found a breakthrough in the second, A.J. White equalized for the Steelheads three minutes into the third period to bring it to 3-3.

Jackson Berezowski looked to have the winner for Newfoundland as he scored on the powerplay with 2:42 to go before Cody Haiskanen replied for Idaho with 73 seconds left in regulation to force overtime with a 4-4 scoreline after 60 minutes.

Following a scoreless overtime frame, Isaac Johnson and Zach O’Brien scored for the Growlers while Luke Cavallin stopped both Steelheads he faced in the shootout to secure a thrilling 5-4 victory for Newfoundland.

Quick Hits

  • Newfoundland played in their first shootout of the season.
  • Isaac Johnson had four assists and the shootout winner.
  • These two run it back on Friday night at 10:40pm NL time.

Three Stars:

1. NFL – B. Caufield
2. IDH – M. Rassell
3. NFL – I. Johnson

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