WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – Regulation Hair Loss took on Helltwigs in a Tuesday Roller Hockey Blue matchup this past Tuesday. Helltwigs went into the game with the goal of holding the top spot in the standings with a win, while Regulation Hair Loss were aiming to leapfrog Spartans for second place with a win.
Within the span of one minute, Helltwigs forward Brandon Reynolds scored two out of his three goals on the night. It was 2-0 Helltiwgs, when Regulation Hair Loss forward Aaron Crane had two great chances to get his team on the board, but he hit the post twice in a matter of seconds. Regulation Hair Loss were able to convert when Sean Tate got his team on the board with a wrister from the slot to make the score 2-1 with 12:21 left.
After a nice glove save made by Regulation Hair Loss goalie Jacob Szyczak, the team took the ensuing faceoff in from own zone down the ice for a two-on-one and converted. It was Crane who made up for his past two clunkers by tying the score with 8:45 left in the first half. Reynolds responded by completing his first half hat trick with 3:32 left to give Helltwigs a 3-2 lead. That was the score at halftime.
Five minutes into the second half, Helltwigs’ Chris Kreuger scroed his first off the night after a nice drop back pass from Reynolds. With 9:31 left, the Kreguer-Reynolds connection flashed again to give Helltwigs a commanding 5-2 lead. Helltwigs held their dominating lead for most of the second half. Crane broke through Helltwigs’ stranglehold of the game when he scored with 3:34 left to make it 5-3.
Crane’s goal warranted Regulation Hair Loss to pull their goalie with just under two minutes left in the game, but with 49 seconds left Helltwigs iced the game with an empty net goal.
Final Score: Helltwigs 6 Regulation Hair Loss 3
Shots on Goal: Helltwigs 27 Regualation Hair Loss 20
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