No dice for Bakersfield in Las Vegas, they fall 4-1
The home team struck for a pair of goals in the middle stanza to take a multiple goal lead. F Ash Goldie at 6:15 and D Mike Madill at 13:03 (on the power play) both bested Condors G Matt Keetley to make it 3-1 through two periods. Wranglers G Mitch O’Keefe stopped all seven Condors shots to hold the lead.
Las Vegas extended the lead in the opening minutes of the third, with F Ryan Weston jamming in a power play goal at 1:53 to make it 4-1. Meanwhile the Wranglers ‘D’ did the rest, shutting down the Condors attack to the tune of just one shot on goal in the first 15 minutes of the period, dousing any thoughts of a Condors comeback.
The Condors are now 0-2-1 against Las Vegas…The game was delayed following the national anthem due to confetti cleanup from the Blue Man Group’s performance…Five Condors sat out injured in this game: D Joe Loprieno, F Michael Gergen, RW Scott Freeman, F Ian McKenzie and F Chris Kushneriuk…Shots on goal: BAK- 20, LV- 32… Three Stars: 1. Miller (LV); 2. Campbell (LV); 3. Madill (LV).
Guaranteed win night on Wednesday with $1 Tickets!
The Condors return to home ice on Wednesday, Dec. 21 against the Colorado Eagles for High School/College ID Night, sponsored by My45 and La Campesina 92.5. Any high school or college student can purchase a lower level ticket for just $1 by presenting your student ID at the box office. Also, the Condors are guaranteeing victory. Should the team not win, tickets will be valid for the Condors next home game on Dec. 26th.
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