Raiders Lose 9-7
Best 4 of 7 Series 1-0 Mountaineers
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Played at Max Bell, Calgary, Alberta
Game One SUMMARY :
Raiders came out on the short side of the score, 9-7, more details below.
Game 2, Saturday, July 18th, 8pm at Max Bell.
The team was down 4-0 in the 15th minute of the first period when Kade McCormick scored two quick goals in 40 seconds. With the first goal Kade had assists from Leighton Gibson and Giulio Del Bianco.On the second Kade’s goal came from Jordan Getz and Colton Bymak. At the end of the first the score was 4-2 and the shots on goal favoured the Raiders 11-10.
The first 10 minutes of the second was all Mountaineers as they scored four unanswered goals. Down by six 8-2, the Raiders turned it on out shooting the Mountaineers 24-17 in the period and scoring four goals in return. Goal 3; Travis Getz from Brett McIntyre; goal 4, Kade McCormick from Jordan Getz and Marshall Gibson; goal 5, Dylan Kinnear from Robert Raittila and Travis Getz and goal 6 Jordan Getz from Kade McCormick and Josh Weber. At the end of the second the score was 8-6 and the Raiders controlled the ball and the play at both ends of the floor.
The third was low scoring. No one scored until Brett McIntyre put one in from Marshall Gibson to bring it within one goal 8-7 with 6:42 remaining in the 3rd. After a successful penalty kill the Mountaineers scored their final goal with 3:20 left in the game. In the third the Raiders out shot the Mountaineers 18-6 but came away with the single goal and final score of 9-7.
The game was filled with shifts in momentum. Raiders outshot the Mountaineeers 53-33. Giulio Del Bianco started the game and Adam Virgo finished the last half. Raiders stayed out of the penalty box and could not score on their two power play opportunities. It was exciting lacrosse to watch. Sandy Virgo had her camera at the game, so fingers crossed, we will will see some of her great shots. The Players of the Game were not available at posting time.
Game 2 goes Saturday at 8pm at Max Bell. If you can, come, and cheer the Raiders on.
|101. Adam Virgo|
|2. Jesse Chong|
|103. Colton Bymak||Assist|
|107 . Josh Weber (A)||Assist|
|108. Cody Teichroeb||Assist|
|112. Dylan Kinnear||Goal|
|113. Brett Craig|
|115 . Travis Getz||GoalAssist|
|16. Brett McIntyre||GoalAssist|
|125. Bodin Forsen|
|120. Leighton Gibson (A)||AssistAssist|
|121. Kade McCormick||GoalGoalAssistAssist|
|122. Jordan Getz (A)||GoalGoalAssist|
|23. Harrison Matsuoka|
|124. Drake Smith|
|25. Tyler Sceviour|
|127. Clayton Evan Warren|
|128 . Marshall Gibson (C)|
|106. Robert Raittila||Assist|
|140. Giulio Del Bianco||Assist|