Game 1: Alabama vs Pitt
Game Recap 09/28/18
University of Alabama Vs. University of Pittsburgh
PELHAM, AL- In game one of two against Pitt, the first held penalty of the game was Alabama’s #91 Joey Saracena for hooking with 11:33 left in the first period. the first goal of the game was put up by Alabama’s #7 Nick Messina with assist from #27 Nick Price making it 1-0 with 8:26 left in the first period. With 2:39 left in the first Pitt’s #21 Michael Klena is sent to the penalty box with a 2-minute minor for roughing. Alabama leads 1-0 at the end of the first period.
The second period has a slow start. In the second period a total of 8 penalties were held 4 being against Alabama and the other 4 against Pitt. 2 minute minors against the following players in order: Pitt’s #19 Defay, UA’s #77 Nau, Pitt’s #5 Walch, UA’s #98 Demers, UA’s #89 Rooney, Pitt’s #42 Tepe, UA’s #9 Bowman, and finally finishing off the long list of penalties in the second is Pitt’s #11 Crilley. Pitt’s #19 Mile Defay scores with 6:13 left in P2 with assists from #42 Tele and #11 Crilley. With 1:03 left in the second period Pitt scores with a goal by #19 Milo Defay again this time unassisted. The second period ends with a tied-up score of 1-1.
The third period is scoreless and Alabama falls to Pitt for game 1. Alabama hockey and Pitt play against each other again on Saturday 09/29/18 at the Pelham Civic Center. Puck Drop is at 7pm.