By: E Koehler, nusteelhockey.com
The New Ulm Steel grabbed a win in their first game of the NA3HL Showcase, beating the Yellowstone Quake, 4-2.
The game was tied 2-2 halfway through the third period. Alex Nagel sniped gloveside to score the eventual game-winning goal at 12:58 of the third period.
Steven Mordini opened the scoring with a wrister from the point 13:14 into the first period.
Trevor Woytcke gave New Ulm a 2-0 lead in the second period at 7:33. Woytcke entered the offensive zone and fired a slap shot from the slot.
Kirk Coppock backhanded a rebound for New Ulm’s fourth goal of the game 17:19 into the third period.
New Ulm totaled eight penalty minutes on four infractions and went 0-for-5 on the power play. Yellowstone had a total of 10 penalty minutes on five infractions and went 1-for-4 on the power play.
New Ulm Steel Point Summary: Alex Nagel(1g, 1a), Steven Mordini(1g), Kirk Coppock(1g), Trevor Woytcke(1g), Hunter Johnson(1a), Sam Storlie(1a), Jack Parks(1a), Dylan Boysen(1a), Tom Reilly(1a), Max Kjome(1a)
Yellowstone Quake Point Summary: Mason Stewart(1g), Riley Buller(1g), Timo Pelto(1a), Cole Stewart(1a), Ian Doner(1a), Jack Moore(1a)