Ice Dawgs Sweep Liberty
By: Tyler Farmer
After an 11-4 victory against Liberty on Thursday, the Ice Dawgs and Flames squared off again on Sunday afternoon. The Ice Dawgs won again, 10-4 this time, so Liberty is probably relieved to be leaving the Classic City. In the scoring summary below, Georgia goals are in bold, and the time listed is the time remaining in the respective period at the time of the goal.
12:14- Power-Play (hooking) goal scored by Alex Carey
Assisted by- Carter Penzien
2:44- Brandon Smith
Assisted by- Thomas Kazmierczak
Assisted by- Carey
Assisted by- Carey and Zach Flasch
19:23- Andrew Barlass
Assisted by- Matt Graham and Zack Mitchell
Assisted by- Penzien
4:26- David Spielberger
Assisted by- Jack Marrara and Dylan Ferguson
19:20- Christopher Santa Maria
Assisted by- Stephen Bray
14:16- Bob Piccerillo
Assisted by- Anoven Spuhler and Kade McDaniel
10:10- Christopher Santa Maria
Assisted by- Drew Holcombe and Kyle Harris
Assisted by- Cam Gilmore
Assisted by- Ferguson and Harris
Assisted by- Alex Sherret and Tyler Nickel
Assisted by- Matt Stockoff and Ferguson
Final:10-4 Ice Dawgs on Top!
- Carter Penzien took over early in the second period. He capitalized on Liberty turnovers in the Georgia offensive zone and scored two goals in a span of eight seconds.
- Christopher Santa Maria’s first goal was a rocket of a slap shot that beat the goalie high to the glove side.
- Christopher Santa Maria’s second goal was a nasty backhand after he deked the goalie
- Once again, the second period continues to be a strength for the Ice Dawgs. They outscored Liberty 4-1 in the period to seize momentum
- David Spielberger led all scorers with a hat trick.
- Emily Barber played well in goal.
- Caleb Santa Maria was injured in the first period due to an apparent knee injury. Here’s hoping for a speedy recovery!
- Alex Carey- 2 goals, 2 assists
- Carter Penzien- 2 goals, 2 assists
- David Spielberger- 3 goals