In our first game of the night, at 8:30, we had Expedia facing off against the Sukhumvit Spitfires. In this game, these two teams really fought it out, and late in the first period, the Spitfires found the back of the net with a goal by Ernesto Bauer, which was assisted by Adrian Meyers. The second period saw these two teams deadlocked with the score still 1-0 at the end of the second period. The third period saw both Expedia tie it up with a goal by Jordan Ashton, which was assisted by Stephen Sproule. The Spitfires took the lead again with a goal by Patrick Forstner, which was assisted by Michael White and Adrian Meyers. The Spitfires increased their lead to 2 when Tan Limpinphet, with Adrian Meyers getting his third assist fo the night. A minute later Expedia scored again to make it 3-2, but they just couldn’t finish it off. The final score of the game was the Spitfires 3, Expedia 2 with Expedia having a slight edge in shots 33-27.
The Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game went to Spitfires’ netminder, Dream Ungkulpattanasuk for stopping 31 of 33 shots.
In our second game of the night at 9:30, we had Aware vs Hertz. Aware opened this one up early in the first period with a goal by sub, Beer Thamwongsin, which was assisted by Nicky Sukpanichcharoen. In the second period, Aware scored 2 more goals, the first by Beer, which was assisted by Devin Michael and the seance by David Boere, which was assisted by Olly Moyse. Late in the 3rd period we saw Beer make a hat-trick with an empty netter, to give Aware the win 4-0. The Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game went to Beer for his hat-trick.
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