Puckers Luxembourg Beaten By Tornado Luxembourg, 3-11
Colm Cannon racked up 4 points to hand the Puckers Luxembourg a 3-11 loss at home against the Tornado Luxembourg in Alter Domus Cup action.
The visiting team was dominant throughout the first period. Colm Cannon scored the opening goal of the game for the guests at 0:14 on an assist by Emil Folkesson. Bob Schneider added another goal only 2 minutes later on a pass by Georges Scheier. Patrick Schon put another goal on the sheet for the guests at 12:38. The guests kept the momentum on their side, as Marcus Eriksson scored only 2 minutes later on a pass by Colm Cannon. It didn't take their opponent much time to answer though, as Niclas Lundberg scored only 2 minutes later on a pass by Frédéric Davidson. At the end of the first, the score was 1-4 for the benefit of the visiting team.
The visiting team didn't give up on the lead and kept dominating the game throughout the second period. Colm Cannon tallied for the guests at 25:20. The answer came only 2 minutes later, as Charles Vallée scored for his team. It didn't take their opponent much time to answer though, as Toni Jakubse scored only 1 minute later. The teams were heading into the break with a 2-6 score.
The visitors held on to the lead and kept control of the game throughout the third and last period. The guests continued their run, as Bob Schneider scored the 2-7. Ronny Scheier tallied again for the Tornado Luxembourg at 52:29. The guests kept their pace and Philippe Bechtold scored only 2 minutes later. The guests kept their pace and Ronny Scheier scored only 22 seconds later. The Puckers Luxembourg responded only 3 minutes later, as Pascal Feller scored a goal. Just 2 minutes later, it was Sacha Backes who found the back of the net for the Tornado Luxembourg on a feed from Colm Cannon. The teams were heading home with a 3-11 score.
Topscorer of the game was Colm Cannon of the Tornado Luxembourg with 4 points. Ronny Scheier set a personal season-high with his 2-point game. With yet another win, the Tornado Luxembourg continue their winning record over the Puckers Luxembourg, as they now won all of these two team's last 4 encounters. The Puckers Luxembourg will play their next game on March 16th against the Hiversport Huskies Luxembourg, while the Tornado Luxembourg play against the Hiversport Huskies Luxembourg on March 9th.