Hood vs. Frostburg State
March 27, 2012
|Ricky Orndorff||(3, 0)|
|Alex Engler||(1, 1)|
|Joey O'hara||(2, 0)|
|Shane O'keefe||(1, 1)|
|Randolph Clark||(1, 0)|
|Trey Freeman||(0, 1)|
|Joseph Mcculloh||14 (0.824)|
|Nick Reinberg||6 (0.600)|
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|Chris Rios||(3, 0)|
|Britton Hoover||(2, 0)|
|Greg Bourne||(0, 1)|
|Devon Stailey||(1, 0)|
|Dan Dowd||(1, 0)|
|Devin Colegrove||(0, 1)|
|Alex Sharrer||6 (0.429)|
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|The Game Story:|
|Orndorff scored the game-winner for Hood (3-8, 1-2) with 1:16 left in the second overtime. The Blazers capitalized on a turnover and failed clear by FSU inside the final two minutes that helped lead to the winning score.|
Frostburg State (2-9, 0-3) took care of business in the first half with four goals and a 4-1 lead at the break. Freshman Chris Rios opened the scoring with his 11th goal of the spring less than four minutes into the first quarter.
Hood evened the score at 1-1 after scoring with 5:47 left in the first, but the Bobcats found the net three times in the second for the halftime lead. Sophomore Devon Stailey scored at 12:22 and classmate Britton Hoover scored at 11:18 and again at 5:06. Freshmen Greg Bourne and Devin Colegrove added assists in the second.
Hood mounted a comeback in the third quarter and trailed by just one heading into the fourth. The Blazers opened the second half with two goals before Bobcat senior Dan Dowd and Rios scored midway through the third to push FSU's lead back to three, 6-3.
Hood closed out the third quarter with two goals as part of a 4-0 run that ended with the first two goals of the fourth quarter and a 7-6 lead. Orndorff scored the first goal with 11:12 showing that tied the contest and his second score came with 4:57 to play to give the hosts their first lead of the game.
Moments later, Rios provided the answer for Frostburg with his third score of the afternoon with just 2:17 remaining to even the game at 7-7 and send it into overtime.
The Bobcats held a 2-1 shot advantage in the first overtime but couldn't find the net. Hood picked up the win with a goal on the only shot attempt by either team in the second extra session.
Despite the loss, FSU led 36-28 in shots and helped force 31 Hood turnovers. The Blazers, however, made 20 saves, including nine in the second half.
Rios scored three goals for FSU while Hoover added two. Sophomore Alex Sharrer stopped six shots while classmate Hunter Marshall won seven face-offs.
Orndorff, who scored five goals in 10 previous games, led the Blazers with three goals, including the game winner. Joseph McCulloh earned the win in between the pipes allowing just three goals and making 14 saves in just under 42 minutes of play.