Behind a great game by Frederic Ampleman, who had one goal and three assists, Jersey Shore defeated Northeast, 7-4.
Ampleman got on the board by slotting home a power play goal 8:44 into the second period to make the score 2-2. Jersey Shore had gained a power play chance when Tim Rheault was whistled for interference. Christian Cooley provided the assist. Ampleman dished an assist on Travis Valvo\’s goal that made the score 1-1 at 10:49 into the first period. He then added assists on Marcus McCall\’s goal at 11:06 into the third and on John Rubin\’s goal at 19:37 into the third.
Jersey Shore managed to stay out of the box better than usual, totaling one minor for two minutes in penalty time. Jersey Shore wound up below its season average of 18.0 penalty minutes per game. Jersey Shore forced Northeast goalie Trevor Trudeau to work between the pipes, taking 52 shots.
Jersey Shore also got points from Jared Karas, who also finished with one goal and one assist and Valvo, who also registered one goal and one assist. Jersey Shore also had goals scored by Bogdan Khvatov and Tyler Goclan, who each put in one. In addition, Jersey Shore received assists from Dylan Plsek, who had two and Ben Wingbermuehle, Scott Hansen, Craig Berry, and Freddie Schaljo, who each chipped in one.
Northeast was helped by Tommy Bellew, who tallied one goal. Bellew scored 19:57 into the first period to make the score 2-1 Northeast. Ruslan Cernych picked up the assist. Northeast additionally got points from Kyle Hoxie, who also grabbed one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Northeast included Austin Braley and Derric Trudeau, who scored one goal each. More assists for Northeast came via Brendan Collins, who had two and Adam Carvalho and John Quinn, who contributed one each.
Breadan Colgan made 10 saves before being replaced by Scott Albertoni, who took the win and made four saves. Jersey Shore registered one goal on three power play opportunities. Trevor Trudeau made 45 saves for Northeast on 51 shots. Northeast incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors and had no power play opportunities.