Pensacola Ice Flyers Fall in Overtime to the Havoc, 3-2
PENSACOLA, Fla. - The Pensacola Ice Flyers fell 3-2 to the Huntsville Havoc in overtime Friday night. The Pensacola goals were scored by Brant Sherwood and Tanner Froese. The Havoc's goals were scored by Pat Condon and Derek Perl. Tyler Piacentini scored the overtime goal for Huntsville. The Havoc outshot the Ice Flyers 36 to 31.
Just six seconds into the game, Brant Sherwood put the Ice Flyers on the board with an unassisted goal. 18 seconds later, Chris Lijdsman and Connor Schmidt received matching fighting majors with Schmidt receiving an additional 10-minute misconduct for leaving the players bench. Pat Condon tied the game for the Havoc with 4:14 left. He was assisted by Ryan Salkeld and Stephen Hrehoriak. The Ice Flyers outshot the Havoc 12 to 8.
Assisted by Brett D'Andrea and Ryan Marcuz, Tanner Froese scored the lone goal of the second period 6:25 in for Pensacola. Huntsville and Pensacola were tied at 13 shots.
Huntsville pulled goalie Mike DeLaVergne for an extra attacker resulting in Derek Perl tying the game with less than two minutes left in the third. He was assisted by Trevor Gerling and Stephen Hrehoriak. Huntsville outshot Pensacola 13 to 5.
Peter Sikalis and Kyle Sharkey assisted Tyler Piacentini on the game winning goal 2:03 into overtime.
Tanner Froese's goal was his first of his professional career.
Tomorrow, November 10 the Ice Flyers will return home to play the Havoc on Veterans Appreciation Night sponsored by The Rockhill Group, Inc. Center Ice Tickets are 35% off for military veterans and their families at the Bay Center Box Office with valid ID.
The Ice Flyers Toy Drive continues tomorrow night! Don't forget to bring in a new, unwrapped toy to donate to the Gulf Coast Kid's House! By donating a toy, you will earn 50 rewards points and be entered in the drawing for Ice Flyers prizes!
Friends and Family Night is back on Friday, November 16 at 7:35 p.m.! Buy your ticket packages at https://pensacolaiceflyers.com/product-category/ticket-packages/. Over $180 value for only $60! Packages include four (4) Center Ice Tickets ($80 value), four (4) Ice Flyers Hats ($80 value), and a voucher from one of our local sponsors ($25-$35 value).
Small dog races are back! Register your dog for the small dog races on Nick Jr. Night featuring Paw Patrol sponsored by Olive Branch Pet Hospital and Play N Stay Luxury Pet Boarding, on November 17 at 7:05 p.m.! Any dog under 15 pounds is able to race! Register them now at https://pensacolaiceflyers.com/smalldogs/. The players will be wearing specialty Paw Patrol jerseys.
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