SWAMP RABBITS WEEKLY
Week 7: December 1 – December 6
BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Swamp Rabbits
LAST WEEK’S RECAP
Overall Picture: The Greenville Swamp Rabbits (9-10-1), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, battled through an excruciating stretch of five games in seven days, in four different cities, last week and went 3-2-0 in those contests.
The Swamp Rabbits opened the week on Monday with a 4-3 setback to the Atlanta Gladiators on SANDLAPPER Securities Rink. Rob Kwiet, Bretton Cameron, and Ryan Rashid each scored for the home team, but Greenville’s comeback effort fell short as Atlanta scored once on the power play and once shorthanded to claim the win in the I-85 rivalry contest.
Things were much different away from the Bon Secours Wellness Arena beginning Wednesday when Greenville earned its first of three straight wins on the road in Norfolk, Virginia in dominating fashion. Offensively, Michael Kantor scored two goals and assisted on another, while Jack Combs chipped in three points (1g, 2a) in a 6-0 rout of the Admirals. Between the pipes, P.J. Musico earned his first professional shutout with a 26-save performance. It was Greenville’s biggest win of the season and also its first in regulation on the road this season. Continue reading