Kingfish fall to Ice Pilots, 4-3
Baton Rouge Kingfish Press Release



Bryan Richardson tallied his 100th goal as a Kingfish and Mike Oliveira chipped in two goals but it wasn’t enough as the Kingfish fell to the Pensacola Ice Pilots 4-3.

Trevor Allman broke a scoreless tie in the second period as he beat Jeff Blair over the shoulder to give the Ice Pilots a 1-0 lead. Brad Cruikshank and Chris Minard added the assists on the goal.

Bryan Richardson tied the game up at one with his 100th goal as a Kingfish as he fired a slap shot from the high slot right through Brian Eklund. Joe Guenther and Tom Kaiman added the assists on the goal at the 18:06 mark of the period.

Mike Oliveira gave the Kingfish the 2-1 lead early in the second period as he tapped the puck into the empty net. Bryan Richardson drew a crowd including Pensacola net minder Brian Eklund along the goal line but found Oliveira and fed him the puck in the slot for the goal at the 2:03 mark.

Pensacola tied the game up at two shorthanded. Trevor Allman intercepted a Kingfish pass and fired a shot past Blair at the 5:59 mark of the third on the penalty kill. It was the third game in a row that the Kingfish surrendered a shorthanded goal. Kevin Bergin added an assist on the tally.

Oliveira’s second marker of the night gave the Kingfish a 3-2 lead at the 11:17 mark of the third. Oliveira took an outlet pass from Joe Guenther and beat Eklund on the break away.

Trevor Allman tied the game up at three at the 12:40 mark as he beat Jeff Blair for the hat trick. Scott Hewson and Chris Minard added the assists on the goal.

Martin Bartek threw the puck off of Jeff Blair leg and into the back of the net at the 16:36 mark of the third period. Ryan O’Keefe ad Kevin Cloutier added the assists on the game-winning goal.

Jeff Blair made 29 saves in the loss as he falls to 5-15-5 on the season. The power play was also held off the scoreboard as they went 0-5 on the power play.

The Kingfish are back in action on Thursday night as they battle the Arkansas RiverBlades in North Little Rock at 6:05 p.m. Catch all the action on Baton Rouge’s Best R & B 104.5 WZRB beginning with the Kingfish pregame show at 5:50 p.m.
 

DATE - 01/19/03        GAME NUMBER -  566        ATTENDANCE -  2380
HOME -    Baton Rouge       3
VISITOR - Pensacola         4

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PLAYER STATISTICS

VISITING TEAM           G  A  +/-  SH  PIM  MIN  MAJ  10  GM  GR  MT  PP  SH  GW  GT  EN  OT  FG  UA  G/A
Dexter, Brad                   +1   1    2    1                                                     
Spiller, Rich                  +1                                                                   
Baumgartner, Grego             -1   4                                                               
Van Hoof, Jeremy               +2                                                                   
Bartek, Martin          1           4    4    2                                1                    
Bergin, Kevin              1   -1                                                                   
Dumont, Louis                       4    2    1                                                     
Allman, Trevor          3      +2   5    2    1                                                1    
Hewson, Scott              1   +1                                                                   
Minard, Chris              2   +2   1    2    1                                                     
O'Keefe, Ryan              1        2                                                               
Harrold, Josh                  -1   2                                                               
Cruikshank, Brad           1   +1   1   20         2   1                                            
Eklund, Brian                                                                                       
Theuer, Chad                        4                                                               
Cloutier, Kevin            1   -2   2                                                               
Pankewicz, Greg                     3    4    2                                                     
BENCH                                    2    1                                                     
TOTALS                  4  7   +5  33   38    9    2   1                       1               1    

HOME TEAM               G  A  +/-  SH  PIM  MIN  MAJ  10  GM  GR  MT  PP  SH  GW  GT  EN  OT  FG  UA  G/A
Blair, Jeff                                                                                         
Demmans, Trevor                -1   3    2    1                                                     
Menzul, Curtis                      1                                                               
Gernander, Jerry                    2                                                               
Blais, Dwayne                       2                                                               
Oliveira, Mike          2      -2   8                                                               
Guenther, Joe              2        3    2    1                                                     
Kiesman, Michael               -2   4    2    1                                                     
Jones, Clarke                       1    2    1                                                     
Richardson, Bryan       1  1   -1   8    2    1                                                     
Kaiman, Tom                1   +1   1   17    1    1   1                                            
Perna, Mike                                                                                         
Norrie, Jason                  -1   2                                                               
Paquet, Samuel                 +1   2    7    1    1                                                
Jacobson, Garnet               -1   1    2    1                                                     
Tucker, Kevin                       1    2    1                                                     
BENCH                                                                                               
TOTALS                  3  4   -6  39   38    9    2   1                                            
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GOALIE STATISTICS

VISITING TEAM           D     MIN  GA  EN  S1  S2  S3  SOT  TOT  G/A
Eklund, Brian           W   60:00   3      13  14   9        36
TOTALS                  W   60:00   3      13  14   9        36

HOME TEAM               D     MIN  GA  EN  S1  S2  S3  SOT  TOT  G/A
Blair, Jeff             L   59:00   4       9  12   8        29
TOTALS                 L   59:00   4       9  12   8        29
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TEAM STATISTICS

POWER PLAYS      GOALS    OPPS      SH
VISITOR              0       4       0
HOME                 0       5       0


GOALS BY PERIOD    1ST     2ND     3RD      OT      SO     TOT
VISITOR              0       1       3       0       0       4
HOME                 0       1       2       0       0       3


SHOTS BY PERIOD    1ST     2ND     3RD      OT      SO     TOT
VISITOR              9      13      11       0       0      33
HOME                13      15      11       0       0      39



                                         SCORING SUMMARY

 # TEAM  GOAL SCORER          1ST ASSIST           2ND ASSIST           PER   TIME ON-ICE PP SH EN  X
 1  PEN  Allman, Trevor       Cruikshank, Brad     Minard, Chris          2   9:56  5-5              
 2  BR   Richardson, Bryan    Guenther, Joe        Kaiman, Tom            2  18:06  5-5              
 3  BR   Oliveira, Mike       Richardson, Bryan                           3   2:03  4-4              
 4  PEN  Allman, Trevor       Bergin, Kevin                               3   5:59  5-5              
 5  BR   Oliveira, Mike       Guenther, Joe                               3  11:17  5-5              
 6  PEN  Allman, Trevor       Hewson, Scott        Minard, Chris          3  12:40  5-5              
 7  PEN  Bartek, Martin       O'Keefe, Ryan        Cloutier, Kevin        3  16:36  5-5              

                                                         PENALTY SUMMARY

 # TEAM  PLAYER               PENALTY SERVED BY    1ST PENALTY          2ND PENALTY          PER   TIME  MIN  MAJ  10  GM  GR  MT
 1  PEN  Cruikshank, Brad                          Fighting                                    1   0:46         1                
 2  BR   Paquet, Samuel                            Fighting                                    1   0:46         1                
 3  PEN  Bartek, Martin                            Slashing                                    1   4:26    1                     
 4  PEN  Cruikshank, Brad                          Fighting                                    1   8:10         1                
 5  BR   Kaiman, Tom                               Fighting                                    1   8:10         1                
 6  PEN  Minard, Chris                             Unsportsmanlike Cond                        1   8:10    1                     
 7  BR   Kaiman, Tom                               Unsportsmanlike Cond                        1   8:10    1        1            
 8  PEN  Cruikshank, Brad                                                                      1   8:10             1            
 9  PEN  Pankewicz, Greg                           Tripping                                    1  10:11    1                     
10  BR   Kiesman, Michael                          High sticking                               1  11:03    1                     
11  BR   Paquet, Samuel                            Elbowing                                    1  15:12    1                     
12  BR   Richardson, Bryan                         Holding                                     2   1:18    1                     
13  BR   Tucker, Kevin                             Tripping                                    2   5:22    1                     
14  PEN  Allman, Trevor                            Unsportsmanlike Cond                        2   5:22    1                     
15  PEN  BENCH                Cruikshank, Brad     Too many men                                2   6:34    1                     
16  PEN  Pankewicz, Greg                           Unsportsmanlike Cond                        2  11:44    1                     
17  BR   Jones, Clarke                             Interference                                2  11:44    1                     
18  BR   Jacobson, Garnet                          Roughing                                    3   1:15    1                     
19  PEN  Bartek, Martin                            Roughing                                    3   1:15    1                     
20  PEN  Dexter, Brad                              Roughing                                    3   5:28    1                     
21  BR   Guenther, Joe                             Roughing                                    3   5:28    1                     
22  PEN  Dumont, Louis                             Holding                                     3   5:28    1                     
23  BR   Demmans, Trevor                           Hooking                                     3   7:19    1                     


DATE - 01/19/03     Pensacola ( 4) AT Baton Rouge ( 3)

SCORE BY PERIODS
Pensacola                  0  1  3--4  
Baton Rouge                0  1  2--3  


FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: None. Penalties: Cruikshank, PEN (Fighting, 
Major), 0:46. Paquet, BR (Fighting, Major), 0:46. Bartek, PEN 
(Slashing), 4:26. Cruikshank, PEN (Fighting, Major), 8:10. Kaiman, 
BR (Fighting, Major), 8:10. Minard, PEN (Unsportsmanlike Cond), 
8:10. Kaiman, BR (Unsportsmanlike Cond, Ten minute misc.), 8:10. 
Cruikshank, PEN (Ten minute misc.), 8:10. Pankewicz, PEN (Tripping), 
10:11. Kiesman, BR (High sticking), 11:03. Paquet, BR (Elbowing), 
15:12. 

SECOND PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, Pensacola-Allman 9 (Cruikshank; Minard) 
9:56. 2, Baton Rouge-Richardson 20 (Guenther; Kaiman) 18:06. 
Penalties: Richardson, BR (Holding), 1:18. Tucker, BR (Tripping), 
5:22. Allman, PEN (Unsportsmanlike Cond), 5:22. BENCH, PEN served by 
Cruikshank (Too many men), 6:34. Pankewicz, PEN (Unsportsmanlike Cond), 
11:44. Jones, BR (Interference), 11:44. 

THIRD PERIOD -- Scoring: 3, Baton Rouge-Oliveira 2 (Richardson) 2:03. 4, 
Pensacola-Allman 10 (Bergin) 5:59. 5, Baton Rouge-Oliveira 3 
(Guenther) 11:17. 6, Pensacola-Allman 11 (Hewson; Minard) 12:40. 7, 
Pensacola-Bartek 10 (game winner) (O'Keefe; Cloutier) 16:36. 
Penalties: Jacobson, BR (Roughing), 1:15. Bartek, PEN (Roughing), 
1:15. Dexter, PEN (Roughing), 5:28. Guenther, BR (Roughing), 5:28. 
Dumont, PEN (Holding), 5:28. Demmans, BR (Hooking), 7:19. 

SHOTS ON GOAL
Pensacola                  9 13 11--33 
Baton Rouge               13 15 11--39 

Power Play Conversions: Pensacola - 0 of 4, Baton Rouge - 0 of 5.
Goalies: Pensacola-Eklund (39 shots, 36 saves; record: 6-4-0). 
Baton Rouge-Blair (33 shots, 29 saves; record: 5-15-5). 
A: 2380.  Referee: . Linesmen: ; Finley.