Snickars leads Hiversport Huskies Luxembourg to 4-1 win over Puckers Luxembourg
Mathias Snickars scored 2 points to lead the Hiversport Huskies Luxembourg past the Puckers Luxembourg, 4-1, on December 8th in Alter Domus Cup play.
The home team was stronger than their opponent in the first period. Mathias Snickars scored the first goal of the game for the hosts at 1:58 after being assisted by Daniel Scopel. Mathias Snickars tallied again for the Hiversport Huskies Luxembourg at 15:00. At the end of the first, the score was 2-0 for the benefit of the home team.
In the second period, the Puckers showed that they were still in the game as Mike Mekhaeel scored at 21:25 on an assist by David Josek. But the Huskies could once again extend their lead as Jiri Kraval, current top scorer of the team, scored at 30:05. At the end of the second period, the Huskies were leading 3-1.
The home team held on to their lead and kept control of the game throughout the third and last period. Blake Kiefer tallied again for the hosts at 47:29. The teams were heading home with a 4-1 score.
Best scorer of the game was Mathias Snickars of the Hiversport Huskies Luxembourg with 2 points. He even set a new personal season-high by scoring 2 points. Part of the reason why the Puckers Luxembourg lost the game is that even though today's 4 points against are below this season's average of 5.29, the 1 points scored in this game are below the 4.57 season average. In all 2 matchups between these two teams, both won 1 times, which creates a regular season split. Next on the schedule for the Hiversport Huskies Luxembourg is the IHC Beaufort II on December 20th, whilst for the Puckers Luxembourg, the IHC Beaufort I will be next on December 10th.