Jason Kumpfmiller had a standout game with 32 saves, and the xPittsburgh Vengeance beat the Metro Jets 3-1.
The Vengeance managed to stay out of the box better than usual, registering one minor for two minutes in penalty time. xPittsburgh ended up below its season average of 11.0 penalty minutes per game.
xPittsburgh also got points from Nicholas Santiago, who also racked up one goal and one assist to lead the team in points. Eli Lynn also scored for xPittsburgh. Other players who recorded assists for xPittsburgh were Thomas Leistner, Chris McCambridge, and Jake Parry, who each chipped in one.
The Vengeance were unable to stop Metro from sending pucks towards the net, and the Jets eventually piled up 33 shots on goal.
xPittsburgh registered zero goals on two power play opportunities. The Jets\’ starting goalie, Trevor Kalinowski, made 18 saves and finished with the loss before he was taken out in favor of Davide Mantovani, who stopped one shot. Metro incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors.