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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).

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