South Carolina StingRays
Bookmark and Share

Nailers Take Game One in Overtime

By:

North Charleston, SC –The South Carolina Stingrays (0-1) erased two two-goal deficits, but could not hold off the Wheeling Nailers (1-0) falling 4-3 in overtime in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at the North Charleston Coliseum Tuesday night.

Box Score

The Nailers grabbed a quick 2-0 lead within in the first six minutes of the first period behind two goals from forward Joey Haddad. Haddad opened the scoring on the power play at 2:31 deflecting a shot from defenseman Zach Hansen past Stingrays goaltender Todd Ford. Forward Paul Crowder earned the second assist. He quickly buried his second of the postseason unassisted at 5:10. Stingrays forward Trent Campbell cut the lead in half at 8:36 sliding a rebound under the pad of Nailers netminder Peter Delmas from the bottom of the left-wing circle. Defenseman Derek Keller and forward Brock McBride registered assists.  

Defenseman Alex Grant reclaimed a two-goal lead for the Nailers at 5:21 of the second frame blasting a shot over the glove of Ford from the left-wing point. Forward Tim Crowder received the lone assist. Stingrays forward Matt Scherer pulled the contest back within one at the 7:00 mark from defensemen Dylan Yeo and Patrick Cullity. Campbell tied the game moments later beating Delmas off the right post at 10:23 from Keller and forward Pierre-Luc O’Brien.

Forward Andrew Orpik sealed the victory for the Nailers in overtime at 5:50 from defenseman Kyle Bushee.

Ford suffered the loss stopping 26 of 30 Nailers shots. Delmas picked up the victory blocking 30 of 33 Stingrays chances. The Nailers finished the night 1-for-4 on the power play while the Stingrays went 0-for-7.

The Stingrays and Nailers square off in Game Two of the best-of-five Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on Wednesday, April 6 at 7:05 p.m. at the North Charleston Coliseum. Visit
www.stingrayshockey.com for the latest news, notes and radio schedule! Ticket packages for the 2011-12 season are on sale now for as low as $5 a month!  Call the Stingrays Office at (843) 744-2248 or click here for more information. Become a fan of the Stingrays on Facebook at Facebook.com/SCStingraysHockey. Stingrays Hockey – It’s More Than Just a Game.




Search Archive »




Browse by Year »

2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006

Browse by Month »

October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
Google+