Dallas Snipers downs Wichita Jr. Thunder in overtime, 6-5 (OT)
Erik Svensson gave Dallas Snipers a 6-5 (OT) victory over Wichita Jr. Thunder when he scored 43 seconds into the extra period.
Carl Sandsten had two goals and one assist to lead Dallas Snipers. Sandsten scored the first of his two goals at 9:07 into the first period to make the score 2-0 Dallas Snipers. Svensson picked up the assist. Sandsten's next tally made the score 4-4 with 28 seconds left in the second period. Svensson provided the assist.
Penalties took their toll on Dallas Snipers, as its penalty kill unit let in two power play goals.
Dallas Snipers additionally got points from Svensson, who also registered one goal and two assists and Pavol Kotzman, who also finished with one goal and one assist. Peter Kutlak also scored for Dallas Snipers. In addition, Dallas Snipers received assists from Dusan Olsa, who had two and Justin Becton, Jean Cobo, Alexander Yunanov, Nikkita Perviakov, and Cameron Neufeld, who each chipped in one.
Wichita Jr. Thunder's offense rang up 38 shots on Dallas Snipers' net.
Wichita Jr. Thunder was led by Patrik Janac, who grabbed one goal and two assists. Janac scored 1:19 into the third period to make the score 5-4 Wichita Jr. Thunder. Jack McClelland picked up the assist. Wichita Jr. Thunder also got points from Joel Gellvear, who also had one goal and one assist and McClelland, who also finished with one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Wichita Jr. Thunder included Zach Balodis and Jet Bell, who scored one goal each. Other players who recorded assists for Wichita Jr. Thunder were Tom Lindstrom, who had two and Tyler Larson, Peter Cicmanec, and Ivan Brvenik, who contributed one each.
Dallas Snipers' Sander Berg stopped 33 shots out of the 38 that he faced. Dallas Snipers incurred 18 minutes in penalty time with four minors. Jake Larson made 23 saves for Wichita Jr. Thunder on 29 shots. Wichita Jr. Thunder incurred 12 minutes in penalty time with six minors.