In our first game of the night, on November 01, 2020 at 9:00 pm, we had Novotel Spitfires vs KCG. The battle for first place. Both teams had a record of 2-0 going into this game. The first period of this one was very back and forth with neither team getting many scoring opportunities. Early in the second period, Novotel’s captain, Mike Freeson, finally got one past Leo Liao to start things off. Things stayed at 1-0 until late in the second period when KCG took a high sticking penalty and the Spitfires took advantage with a goal by Scott Murray to put them up 2-0. Early in the second period, KCG got on the board when new player, Jan Isaksson scored on Ben Kleineschay. The game got even closer when there was a minute left in the game, KCG pulled their goalie and tied things up at 2. Unfortunately for KCG, Novotel’s Tomas Stastny received a pass from Freeson and found the back of the net to finish off the game 3-2.
The Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game went to Ben Kleineschay for his incredible work between the pipes.