ShareThis Page

Latrobe edges Franklin Regional in shootout

| Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, 9:48 p.m.

Alex Walker's goal in a shootout gave Latrobe a 6-5 win over Franklin Regional in a PIHL Class AA hockey game Monday night at Kirk Nevin Arena.

Latrobe scored three times in the second period to rally from a three-goal deficit, and each team scored twice in the third period.

After a scoreless overtime, Walker netted the game-winner.

Jared Schimizzi and Gregory Ferri also scored in the five-player shootout.

Mathieu Sliva and Oldrich Virag scored in the shootout for Franklin Regional.

Ferry scored four times, and Schimizzi added a goal and assist in regulation.

Cole Novak and Jared Stein had two assists apiece, and Gage Handwork made 29 saves for the IceCats (6-3).

For Franklin Regional, Sliva scored twice, and Nicholas Carretta, Trent Lunden and Kevin Cakanac had goals.

Thomas Rafferty and Ethan Yohe each had two assists, and Daniel Soltesz made 31 saves for the Panthers (5-3).

TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.