FINAL: Jacksonville 2 – Orlando 3
With only 51 seconds left in a tie game, the Solar Bears were able to bury a loose puck to win a nail-biter in Orlando. After a scoreless second, Kris Newbury was given Jacksonville’s first penalty shot of the season and fired a quick shot past Corbin Boes to tie the game at 7:16 in the third. Jacksonville didn’t have time to answer the last minute goal by Orlando, dropping the first game of an eleven game road stint.
1. ORL – McAuley
2. ORL – Donaghey
3. ORL – Boes
–Tanner Jaillet stopped 41 shots in the loss.
–Maxime Fortier has seven points (3G, 4A) in his last four games, while Kris Newbury has six (4G, 2A).
–Tonight was game one of an 11-game, four-week road stint for Jacksonville.
–The Icemen are 0-7-0 on the road when held to two goals or fewer.