Ricoh Rock Report | Perfection at Home IceCaps sweep Amerks to kick-off homestand Posted by Geneva Hayward on
The IceCaps stole four points from the Americans this past weekend with back-to-back wins. Charlie Lindgren recorded his fourth shutout of the season on Saturday night. St. John’s currently sits fourth in the Northern Division and continues their home stand tomorrow and Wednesday against the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.
ST. JOHN’S ICECAPS (31-25-7-1 | 70 points | 0.547) 4th North
Friday, March 17, 2017 | St. John’s 3 vs. Rochester 1
ST. JOHN’S, NL – The St. John’s IceCaps pulled out a 3-1 St. Patrick’s Day win over the Rochester Americans on Friday night at Mile One Centre.
Mark MacMillan kicked off the scoring in the first period with an unassisted tally on an interception of an American’s pass. Jeremy Gregoire potted the second goal of the night for the home team after a breakaway play went under review. Keegan Lowe picked up the lone helper on Gregoire’s marker.
Saturday, March 18th, 2017 | St. John’s 2 vs. Rochester 0
ST. JOHN’S, NL – Charlie Lindgren recorded his fourth shutout of the season as the St. John’s IceCaps topped the Rochester Americans 2-0 on Saturday night at Mile One Centre.
Charles Hudon potted his 23rd goal of the season early in the first to give the IceCaps the lead. Keegan Lowe and Josiah Didier picked up the helpers. Chris Terry added another marker just over five minutes later on the power play off a feed from Nikita Scherbak and Joel Hanley.
The IceCaps take on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms on Tuesday and Wednesday (March 21st & 22nd) at Mile One Centre. Tickets are on-sale now! Tickets can be purchased in person at the Mile One Centre box office, by phone at 709-576-7657 or online at mileonecentre.com. Family Weekend is back at Mile One Centre on Saturday, March 25th and Sunday, March 26th with back-to-back 4:00 pm contests versus the Hershey Bears. Family Packs are on-sale now, tickets just $18 when you buy four or more! (plus taxes and fees) Check out mileonecentre.com for details!