Condors shake up the Rampage, 3-2

CONDORSTOWN, Calif. – Matthew Ford’s 21st of the season in the third period lifted the Bakersfield Condors (24-20-2-2; .542) to a 3-2 victory over the San Antonio Rampage (23-24-8-0; .491) Tuesday night at Rabobank Arena.
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  • RAMPAGE GOAL: F Mikko Rantanen (19th) shuffled in his own rebound off the rush. Assists: Everberg, Labrie; Time of goal: 5:36; SA leads 1-0 
  • CONDORS GOAL: D Brad Hunt (9th) blasted home a one-timer from the top of the right circle on the power play. Assists: Winquist, Pitlick; Time of goal: 16:35; tied 1-1
  • CONDORS GOAL: RW Andrew Miller (14th) shot from the right circle kicked out into the slot and deflected in off the defenseman. Assists: Klinkhammer, Khaira; Time of goal: 18:35; BAK leads 2-1
  • Shots: BAK: 13 | SA – 7
  • RAMPAGE GOAL: RW Daniel Maggio (1st) slipped in a rebound from the low slot. Assists: Thompson, Henley; Time of goal: 3:51; tied 2-2
  • Shots: BAK: 14 | SA – 5
  • CONDORS GOAL: RW Matthew Ford (21st) popped a backhander to the top corner from the slot. Assists: LaLeggia, Platzer; Time of goal: 7:23; BAK leads 3-2
  • Shots: BAK: 11 | SA – 7
Three Stars: 1. Ford (BAK), 2. Hunt (BAK), 3. Rantanen (SA)
Final Shots: BAK: – 38 | SA – 19
Power plays: BAK: – 1/5 | SA – 0/1
BAK – Brossoit (15-9-3; 19/17)
SA – Berra (1-1-0; 38/35)
– The Condors were shorthanded just once during the game
– Bakersfield improved to 17-3-1-2 when scoring three or more goals
– Ford now has three game-winning goals this season
– D Brad Hunt leads the Condors with 18 points (6g-12a) on the power play.
– LW Rob Klinkhammer extended his point streak to five games with an assist. He has 9 points (5g-4a) during the streak.
– Scratches: Gernat, Moroz, Roy, McRae
– Attendance: 3,465
Faith & Family Night and Superhero Cape Giveaway all next week
Friday is Faith & Family Night, sponsored by 106.1 KRAB Radio, featuring live music pre-game on the plaza and speakers after the game. Saturday the first 2,000 kids 12 and under will get a Condors Superhero Cape, presented by Energy 95.3 and Three-Way Chevrolet and Cadillac. Contact the Condors for more information at 324-PUCK (7825).