Tampa Juniors' Thomas Miller had a big offensive game, scoring two goals and contributing two assists in his team's 6-2 win over Space Coast Hurricanes.
Miller's tallies came at 5:46 into the second period to make the score 1-1 and short handed 18:22 into the third to make the score 6-2 Tampa Juniors.
Space Coast Hurricanes was unable to stop Tampa Juniors from sending pucks towards the net, and Tampa Juniors eventually piled up 31 shots on goal. Tampa Juniors' goal total was higher than its season average. Tampa Juniors averages 3.1 goals per game. Tampa Juniors struggled to stay out of the sin bin throughout the game as it finished the game with 18 penalty minutes for eight opposing power plays.
Tampa Juniors also got points from Tommy Whiteley, who also finished with one goal and two assists, Logan Garst, who also racked up one goal and one assist, Paul Lochner, who also tallied one goal and one assist, and Jared Goudreau, who also registered one goal and one assist. Other players who recorded assists for Tampa Juniors were Ben Winter andChristopher Bohlin, who each chipped in one.
Space Coast Hurricanes found itself short handed often, totaling 26 penalty minutes and allowing seven power plays.
Space Coast Hurricanes was helped by Griffin Rogers, who grabbed one goal. Rogers scored on the power play 14:53 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Space Coast Hurricanes. Space Coast Hurricanes had gotten the advantage when Tampa Juniors' Bohlin was sent off for high sticking. Arthur Anderson assisted on the tally. Space Coast Hurricanes also got a goal from Jamie Chilcott as well. In addition, Space Coast Hurricanes received assists fromJack Musil and Clay Plyler, who contributed one a piece.
Nicholas Malvin rejected 28 shots on goal for Tampa Juniors. Space Coast Hurricanes' Parker Bonis stopped 25 shots out of the 31 that he faced.