Dom interviews PEAK Biolabs captain, Harrison Oztemel before their finals game against the Novotel Spitfires.
Dom and Zack talk about semifinal games 2 and 3 and what they expect from the final game.
PEAK Biolabs and Aware went all three games. PEAK started things off with a goal from Ryan Yaden and a goal from Patrick Forstner. Aware finally got on the board in the second period with a goal by Seb Verdy, but PEAK again increased their lead to two when Stephen Sproule found the back of the net. Matt Johnson of Aware scored Aware’s second goal, but PEAK scored two more, a second from Forstner and an empty netter from Michael White. The Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game went to Ryan Yaden for his goal and assist and great offensive play all night.
In the second game of this series between PEAK Biolabs and Aware, Scott Murray of Aware scored first six minutes into the first period. PEAK came back in the second period with goals by Yean Thanakroekkiat and John Schachnovsky. Aware tied things up with a goal by Adrian Meyers, but late in the third had Thanakroekkiat scoring his second and Michael White getting an empty netter to finish things off. The Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game went to Yean Thanakroekkiat for his two goals excellent defensive play all night.
Zack is back in the studio after over a year away, but he has been busy with helping out ThailandTV.TV and broadcasting the SHL games live.
We had some fast paced games in game one and some interesting results.
On February 27, 2020 in our second game of the night, at 9:30 we had PEAK Biolabs going head to head with the Novotel Spitfires. PEAK took a 3-0 lead with goals by Punn Hasukkjwatana, Christian Olofsson and Eddie McConnell. Novotel did finally get on the board, early in the second period with a goal by Winnie Luckanatinakorn. PEAK added two more goals to their total with goals by Stephen Sproule and John Schachnovsky. McConnell added a second goal early in the third period, and the Spitfires did get a second goal when Marcel Bouwens found the back of the net. The Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game went to Eddie McConnell for his two goals and assist on the night.
In our first game of the night we had PEAK Biolabs vs Aware. Things were pretty even at the end of the first period with the score tied at 2, but in the second period PEAK started to pull away. PEAK Biolabs won the game 5-2 with John Schachnovsky getting 2 goals and an assist earning himself the Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game.
On January 12, 2020 in our first game of the night, we had the Aware going head to head with Hertz. Aware got a much needed win in this game and totally dominated Hertz in this 6-2 win. Aware had goals from captain, Justin St-Denis, Corry Day, Matt Johnson, David Boere and two by Devin Michael to earn himself the Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game.
In our second game of the night, at 9:30 we had our number one teams, PEAK Biolabs and the Novotel Spitfires, facing off against each other. Novotel crushed PEAK 6-1 in this one with goals from sub, Tom Price, Brad Wilson, Peam Jaratwuttipreeda, Marcel Bouwens and two from Bill Bredesen. The Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game went to Novotel’s superstar netminder, Leo Liao for stopping 21 of 22 shots.
In our second game of the night we had Hertz vs PEAK Biolabs. Jesse Starosta of PEAK Biolabs started things off quickly in this one by scoring less than a minute into the first period after receiving a pass from PEAK captain, Harrison Oztemel. Tan Limpinphet of Hertz answered back 5 minutes later when he received a pass from Mangkorn Sukwiboon. A minute later saw PEAK take the lead again when Eddie McConnell fired one past Hertz’s net minder Lance Parker. PEAK increased their lead to 2 when Starosta scored his second of the night with eight and a half minutes left in the second period. PEAK added 2 more to their total with goals from Oztemel and Stephen Sproule. Hertz tried to mound a comeback with Darius Konotopetz scoring 2 goals in the third period, but it just wasn’t enough and sub Masato Kitiyama scored an empty netter with just 15 seconds left in the game.
Week 8 was on December 1st, 2019. In our first game of the night we had the Novotel Spitfires going head to head with PEAK Biolabs. PEAK started things off 10 minutes into the first period when Elias Bengtsson scored off of an assist from Adam Teodorsson and Ryan Yaden. In the second period, the Spitfires scored 3 goals, one from Bill Bredesen and two from Mike Freeson, to one goal from PEAK by Michael White. The third period saw Freeson get his third goal of the night to give Novotel the win and earn Freeson his second Rolling Stone Pizza Player of the Game in a row.