Pittsburgh rips Cleveland, 5-0

The Pittsburgh Vengeance had a four-goal lead after two periods and cruised the rest of the way en route to a 5-0 win over the Cleveland Jr. Lumberjacks.

Pittsburgh was led by Robert Ferrari, who registered one goal. Ferrari scored 5:20 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Pittsburgh. Brooks Antill picked up the assist.

The Vengeance excelled on the penalty kill, not giving up a single goal in five chances. Pittsburgh\’s defensive play was more effective than usual against Cleveland. The Vengeance average 2.3 goals allowed per game. Pittsburgh\’s offense rang up 31 shots on the Jr. Lumberjacks\’ net.

Pittsburgh additionally got points from Michael Straub, who also had one goal and one assist. Pittsburgh also got a goal from Leo Blore as well. In addition, Pittsburgh received assists from Tyler Speis, Kenneth White, and Dominick Glavach, who each chipped in one and Nils Markgren and Gavin Cummings, who contributed two each.

Kevin OShea made 20 saves for the Vengeance on 20 shots. Pittsburgh incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors. Alec Rounds rejected 26 shots on goal for Cleveland. The Jr. Lumberjacks incurred 12 minutes in penalty time with six minors.