OFFENSE COMES TO LIFE IN 6-5 SHOOTOUT VICTORY
Greenville holds on to collect two points against Reading on Friday
BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Road Warriors
Reading, PA – The Greenville Road Warriors (29-22-3), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, received multi-point performances from three separate skaters on Friday, while Chris McCarthy scored the deciding goal in a four-round shootout to lead the club to a 6-5 victory over the Reading Royals at Santander Arena.
McCarthy (1g, 1a), Vinny Saponari (1g, 1a), and Scott Arnold (1g, 1a) each produced two points and goaltender Jason Missiaen (11-10-2) notched a season-high 43 saves in the victory.
With the win, the Road Warriors closed to within one point of the Elmira Jackals for fourth place in the East Division standings. Greenville also improved to 13-13-3 on the road this season and finished the season-series 2-1-0 against the first-place Royals.
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