Pens Get EVEN with PAL

Your Pittsburgh Junior Penguins faced-off with Suffolk PAL Juniors in a much anticipated rematch to avenge two early season losses at home.

Coach Cersosimo had the young Pens squad ready to go into a hostile environment and prove to everyone, who the better team was…

This time 'Brians Boys' left Suffolk with two wins and two JR records!

 Saturday, December 04, 2010

Pittsburgh Junior B Penguins – 17   &   Suffolk PAL Juniors –  3

Suffolk got on the board first at the 7:52 mark when Martinez was able to beat Penguin Net Minder Heltion on the far corner of his cage.

The Penguins responded by scoring 5 consecutive goals chasing Suffolk’s' Santiago from the crease!

Pens scoring in the first:

10:56 – Pawlowski     (from McNulty)

11:56 – Berardinelli   (from Straub)

12:40 – Berardinelli

13:38 – Straub           (from Hovanec)

14:29 – Chiala            (from Myers and Brett)

Shots for the 1st period:   Penguins – 24  &   Suffolk –  5

The second period started off like the first period ended with the Pens scoring 5 more goals (this time on Suffolk’s new 'Tender' Drapala), knocking him out of the game as Santiago had to re-enter the game!

Pens scoring:

 4:35 – Berardinelli  (from Budkey and Hovanec)

 8:05 – Myers

12:59 – Brett            (from Kennedy and Berardinelli)

16:10 – McNulty      (fromBudkey)

16:50 – Coyne

At the 18:04 mark of the second, Suffolk’s Leone (from Vita) added their second goal of the game.

The Pens McKown scored their 6th goal of the period just 38 seconds later.

THEN…

just 6 seconds later, Brett scored the Penguins 7th goal of the period!

Shots for the 2nd period:   Penguins – 25   &   Suffolk –  5

The puck (still 'smoking') from the Penguins assault on Suffolk’s net, was dropped for the final period of the contest.

At the 4:12 mark, Wilde (from Tirelli and Kahl) managed to find the back of Heltions net one last time.

The Penguins were not done just yet, scoring 5 more times!

Pensscoring:

 5:50 – Pawlowski  (from Brett and McKown)

14:30 – Owens

16:54 – Brett          (from Owens and Coyne)

17:29 – Parise         (from Berardinelli and Hovanec)

18:28 – McNulty

When the 'Fire' was finally out and the dust settled, The PenguinsBerardinelli and Brett both had Hat-Tricks as a record number of goals (17) were scored!

Shots for the 3rd period:   Penguins – 18   &   Suffolk –  9

Total shots for the game:   Penguins – 67   &   Suffolk – 19