Bridgeport V. Norfolk - Game 1
On Friday, January 14th, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers took on the Norfolk Admirals at the Scope Arena in Norfolk, Virginia. The Admirals first goal was just 3:03 into the game. But just before the first period ended, the Sound Tigers tied up the game with a goal from number 25, Brett Motherwell.
During a second period power play, the Admirals took the lead to make it 2-1. But Michael Haley, 18, tied up the game. That was short lived though, as the Admirals responded with another goal during their man-advantage to make it 3-2. At the end of the second period a few punches were thrown as players were getting ready to head to the locker rooms.
Just 5 minutes into the third period the Admirals made it 4-2, and with 2:19 left in the game the Admirals stuck again to end the game at 5-2. Goalie Mikko Koskinen, made 30 saves that night.
(Assistant Coach Matt Bertani)