Kingfish fall to Ice Pilots, 5-2
Baton Rouge Kingfish Press Release


Pensacola used two power play goals and a shorthanded goal as well as 38 saves from Maxime Gingras to put the Kingfish away, 5-2.

Pensacola jumped out to a 1-0 lead at the 6:34 mark of the opening stanza as Matt Poapst took a centering pass from Jamie Herrington and flipped the puck past Jeff Blair. Scott Hewson also picked up an assist on the goal.

Tom Kaiman tied the contest up at one as he fired a slap-shot from the point past Maxime Gingras at the 12 minute mark of the period. The Kingfish cycled the puck deep in the Pensacola zone to set up the goal as Mike Kiesman and Garnet Jacobson picked up the assists.

Chris Minard regained the one goal lead for the Ice Pilots as Pensacola took advantage of a Kingfish change. Minard poked the centering pass from Kevin Cloutier past Blair at the 14:10 mark of the period.

Pensacola exploded for three goals in the second period to take a 5-1 lead after the middle stanza.
Gregor Baumgartner gave the Ice Pilots the 3-1 lead at the 3:06 mark of the period as he beat Blair on a break away for the unassisted goal.

Three minutes later, Brad Dexted slipped a slap shot from the point past Blair to extend Pensacola’s lead to three. Herrington and Louis Dumont added the assists on the power play goal.

Kevin Cloutier gave the Ice Pilots the 5-1 lead as he intercepted a Kingfish pass and came in on a break away and slipped the puck past Blair. Cloutier tallied the unassisted, shorthanded goal at the 11:17 mark of the second period.

Bryan Richadson cut the Pensacola lead to three as the slipped a lose puck past Gingras at the 16:40 mark of the third period. The Kingfish again created offense in the Pensacola zone and cycled the puck to set up the tally. Jerry Gernander and Trevor Demmans added the assists on the goal.

The Kingfish could get no closer as they were held off the board on the power play for the eighth straight game. Jeff Blair made 39 saves in the losing effort for the Kingfish.

The Kingfish battle the Louisiana IceGators tomorrow in the Cajundome at 4:05 p.m. Catch all the action on Baton Rouge’s Best R & B, 104.5 WZRB beginning with the Kingfish pre-game show at 3:50 p.m.
 

EAST COAST HOCKEY LEAGUE GAME REPORT SUMMARY

DATE - 02/01/03        GAME NUMBER -  629        ATTENDANCE -  4241
HOME -    Pensacola         5
VISITOR - Baton Rouge       2

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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
Blair, Jeff                                                                                         
Demmans, Trevor            1        6                                                               
Menzul, Curtis                 +1        2    1                                                     
Gernander, Jerry           1   -1   7                                                               
Blais, Dwayne                       3    5         1                                                
Oliveira, Mike                      2                                                               
Guenther, Joe                       2    2    1                                                     
Kiesman, Michael           1   -2   3    5         1                                                
Richardson, Bryan       1           4    2    1                                                     
Kaiman, Tom             1           2   17    1    1       1                                        
Norrie, Jason                            7    1    1                                                
Paquet, Samuel                 -1   5    5         1                                                
Jacobson, Garnet           1        1                                                               
Tucker, Kevin                  -1        8    4                                                     
Mathieu, Marquis                    5                                                               
BENCH                                                                                               
TOTALS                  2  4   -4  40   53    9    5       1                                        

HOME 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   4                                  1                            
Ellis-Toddington,              +1   3    2    1                                                     
Spiller, Rich                  -1       20         2   1                                            
Priechodsky, Marek             -1                                                                   
Baumgartner, Grego      1      -1   3    2    1                                1                   1
Van Hoof, Jeremy                    1                                                               
Dumont, Louis              1   -1   7    2    1                                                     
Allman, Trevor                      1                                                               
Hewson, Scott              1   +2        2    1                                                     
Minard, Chris           1           4    7    1    1                   1                            
O'Keefe, Ryan                  +2       15         1   1                                            
Cruikshank, Brad               +1   1   15         1       1                                        
Herrington, Jamie          2        4    2    1                                                     
Gingras, Maxime                                                                                     
Cloutier, Kevin         1  1        8                                      1                       1
Poapst, Matt            1      +1   4    2    1                                                1    
Pankewicz, Greg            1   -1   4    2    1                                                     
BENCH                                                                                               
TOTALS                  5  6   +3  44   71    8    5   2   1           2   1   1               1   2
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GOALIE STATISTICS

VISITING TEAM           D     MIN  GA  EN  S1  S2  S3  SOT  TOT  G/A
Blair, Jeff             L   60:00   5      11  14  14        39
TOTALS                  L   60:00   5      11  14  14        39

HOME TEAM               D     MIN  GA  EN  S1  S2  S3  SOT  TOT  G/A
Gingras, Maxime         W   60:00   2      15   8  15        38
TOTALS                 W   60:00   2      15   8  15        38
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TEAM STATISTICS

POWER PLAYS      GOALS    OPPS      SH
VISITOR              0       7       0
HOME                 2       7       1


GOALS BY PERIOD    1ST     2ND     3RD      OT      SO     TOT
VISITOR              1       0       1       0       0       2
HOME                 2       3       0       0       0       5


SHOTS BY PERIOD    1ST     2ND     3RD      OT      SO     TOT
VISITOR             16       8      16       0       0      40
HOME                13      17      14       0       0      44



                                         SCORING SUMMARY

 # TEAM  GOAL SCORER          1ST ASSIST           2ND ASSIST           PER   TIME ON-ICE PP SH EN  X
 1  PEN  Poapst, Matt         Hewson, Scott        Herrington, Jamie      1   6:34  5-5              
 2  BR   Kaiman, Tom          Kiesman, Michael     Jacobson, Garnet       1  12:00  5-5              
 3  PEN  Minard, Chris        Cloutier, Kevin      Pankewicz, Greg        1  14:10  4-5    1         
 4  PEN  Baumgartner, Gregor                                              2   3:06  4-4              
 5  PEN  Dexter, Brad         Dumont, Louis        Herrington, Jamie      2   5:52  4-5    1         
 6  PEN  Cloutier, Kevin                                                  2  11:17  5-4       1      
 7  BR   Richardson, Bryan    Gernander, Jerry     Demmans, Trevor        3  16:40  5-5              

                                                         PENALTY SUMMARY

 # TEAM  PLAYER               PENALTY SERVED BY    1ST PENALTY          2ND PENALTY          PER   TIME  MIN  MAJ  10  GM  GR  MT
 1  PEN  Poapst, Matt                              Tripping                                    1   4:15    1                     
 2  PEN  Pankewicz, Greg                           Interference                                1   8:45    1                     
 3  BR   Tucker, Kevin                             Holding                                     1  12:38    1                     
 4  PEN  Minard, Chris                             Slashing                                    1  14:41    1                     
 5  BR   Tucker, Kevin                             Cross checking                              1  18:46    1                     
 6  PEN  Herrington, Jamie                         Unsportsmanlike Cond                        2   2:31    1                     
 7  BR   Kaiman, Tom                               Holding                                     2   2:31    1                     
 8  BR   Menzul, Curtis                            Interference                                2   5:14    1                     
 9  BR   Richardson, Bryan                         Hooking                                     2   7:01    1                     
10  PEN  Baumgartner, Gregor                       Holding                                     2  10:09    1                     
11  PEN  Spiller, Rich                             Fighting                                    2  12:59         1                
12  BR   Kiesman, Michael                          Fighting                                    2  12:59         1                
13  PEN  Cruikshank, Brad                          Fighting                                    2  12:59         1                
14  BR   Kaiman, Tom                               Fighting                                    2  12:59         1                
15  PEN  Cruikshank, Brad                                                                      2  12:59                 1        
16  BR   Kaiman, Tom                                                                           2  12:59                 1        
17  BR   Guenther, Joe                             Elbowing                                    2  13:18    1                     
18  PEN  Ellis-Toddington, Ke                      Holding                                     2  13:18    1                     
19  BR   Tucker, Kevin                             High sticking                               2  13:51    1                     
20  PEN  Hewson, Scott                             Hooking                                     3   3:27    1                     
21  BR   Tucker, Kevin                             Tripping                                    3   9:25    1                     
22  PEN  O'Keefe, Ryan                             Fighting                                    3  12:04         1                
23  BR   Norrie, Jason                             Fighting             Elbowing               3  12:04    1    1                
24  PEN  O'Keefe, Ryan                                                                         3  12:04             1            
25  PEN  Dumont, Louis                             High sticking                               3  14:13    1                     
26  PEN  Minard, Chris                             Fighting                                    3  17:45         1                
27  BR   Paquet, Samuel                            Fighting                                    3  17:45         1                
28  PEN  Spiller, Rich                             Fighting                                    3  19:41         1                
29  BR   Blais, Dwayne                             Fighting                                    3  19:41         1                
30  PEN  Spiller, Rich                                                                         3  19:41             1            


DATE - 02/01/03     Baton Rouge ( 2) AT Pensacola ( 5)

SCORE BY PERIODS
Baton Rouge                1  0  1--2  
Pensacola                  2  3  0--5  


FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, Pensacola-Poapst 6 (Hewson; Herrington) 
6:34. 2, Baton Rouge-Kaiman 1 (Kiesman; Jacobson) 12:00. 3, 
Pensacola-Minard 9 (power play) (Cloutier; Pankewicz) 14:10. 
Penalties: Poapst, PEN (Tripping), 4:15. Pankewicz, PEN (Interference), 
8:45. Tucker, BR (Holding), 12:38. Minard, PEN (Slashing), 14:41. 
Tucker, BR (Cross checking), 18:46. 

SECOND PERIOD -- Scoring: 4, Pensacola-Baumgartner 19 (game winner) 
(unassisted) 3:06. 5, Pensacola-Dexter 3 (power play) (Dumont; 
Herrington) 5:52. 6, Pensacola-Cloutier 10 (short handed) 
(unassisted) 11:17. Penalties: Herrington, PEN (Unsportsmanlike Cond), 
2:31. Kaiman, BR (Holding), 2:31. Menzul, BR (Interference), 5:14. 
Richardson, BR (Hooking), 7:01. Baumgartner, PEN (Holding), 10:09. 
Spiller, PEN (Fighting, Major), 12:59. Kiesman, BR (Fighting, Major), 
12:59. Cruikshank, PEN (Fighting, Major), 12:59. Kaiman, BR (Fighting, 
Major), 12:59. Cruikshank, PEN (Game misc.), 12:59. Kaiman, BR 
(Game misc.), 12:59. Guenther, BR (Elbowing), 13:18. 
Ellis-Toddington, PEN (Holding), 13:18. Tucker, BR (High sticking), 
13:51. 

THIRD PERIOD -- Scoring: 7, Baton Rouge-Richardson 23 (Gernander; 
Demmans) 16:40. Penalties: Hewson, PEN (Hooking), 3:27. Tucker, BR 
(Tripping), 9:25. O'Keefe, PEN (Fighting, Major), 12:04. Norrie, BR 
(Fighting, Elbowing, Major), 12:04. O'Keefe, PEN (Ten minute misc.), 
12:04. Dumont, PEN (High sticking), 14:13. Minard, PEN (Fighting, 
Major), 17:45. Paquet, BR (Fighting, Major), 17:45. Spiller, PEN 
(Fighting, Major), 19:41. Blais, BR (Fighting, Major), 19:41. 
Spiller, PEN (Ten minute misc.), 19:41. 

SHOTS ON GOAL
Baton Rouge               16  8 16--40 
Pensacola                 13 17 14--44 

Power Play Conversions: Baton Rouge - 0 of 7, Pensacola - 2 of 7.
Goalies: Baton Rouge-Blair (44 shots, 39 saves; record: 5-17-5). 
Pensacola-Gingras (40 shots, 38 saves; record: 18-13-5). 
A: 4241.  Referee: Carlson. Linesmen: Jones; Finley.