Twin City climbed out of a two-goal hole to beat Alexandria, 4-3.
Twin City never led in the game until netting the game winner. Twin City trailed 2-0 after a goal by Alexandria\’s Logan Norman at 11:38 in the second period. Twin City knotted things up at 3-3 on a goal by Luc Kreuser at 8:12 in the third period. Twin City scored the game winner at 10:30 in the third period on a goal by Kreuser.
Kreuser was all over the ice for Twin City, as he tallied two goals and two assists in the win. Kreuser scored the first of his two goals at 1:42 into the third period to make the score 2-2. Yannick Zehnder assisted on the tally. Kreuser\’s next tally made the score 3-3 with 11:48 left in the third period. Zehnder picked up the assist.
Twin City forced Alexandria goalie Derrick LaCombe to work between the pipes, taking 38 shots.
Twin City also got points from Jared Erickson, who also had one goal and one assist. Jay Paul also scored for Twin City. In addition, Twin City received assists from Nick McKeeby, who had one.
Twin City was unable to stop Alexandria from sending pucks towards the net, and Alexandria eventually piled up 38 shots on goal.
Alexandria was helped by Louis Gerzin, who registered one goal. Gerzin scored on the power play 7:56 into the third period to make the score 3-2 Alexandria. Alexandria had gotten the advantage when Twin City\’s Cory Martinez was sent off for interference. Tyler Frischmon provided the assist. Alexandria additionally got points from Frischmon, who also grabbed one goal and one assist. Other players who recorded assists for Alexandria were AJ Gullickson, who had two and Logan Nelson, Aaron Ryback, and Tony Arias, who each chipped in one.
Nathan Siclovan recorded 35 saves for Twin City. Twin City totaled 31 minutes in penalty time with three minors and one major and went 0-for-2 on the power play. Derrick LaCombe made 34 saves for Alexandria on 38 shots. Alexandria totaled 29 minutes in penalty time with two minors and one major and went 1-for-3 on the power play.