Huge game by Marshal boosts St. Louis over Evansville, 9-0

St. Louis\’ Bayley Marshal had a big offensive game, scoring two goals and contributing three assists in his team\’s 9-0 win over Evansville.

Marshal scored at 58 seconds into the first period to make the score 1-0 St. Louis and again while 4:33 into the third to make the score 8-0 St. Louis.

St. Louis\’ penalty kill excelled, as St. Louis gave up zero goals despite allowing eight power plays.

St. Louis stifled Evansville\’s power play, and did not give up a single goal while down a man. St. Louis\’ defensive effort looked to be improved. St. Louis gives up 2.5 goals on average per game. Evansville was unable to stop St. Louis from sending pucks towards the net, and St. Louis eventually piled up 69 shots on goal. St. Louis outdid its season average for goals scored. St. Louis averages 5.0 goals per game. St. Louis\’ defensemen played an important role in the offense, chipping in two goals.

St. Louis also got points from Sam Maddox, who also finished with one goal and one assist, Cameron McAtee, who also tallied one goal and one assist, and Zach Mitchell, who also racked up two goals and two assists. St. Louis also had goals scored by Dominic Caito, Teddy Cardinale, and Alex Klaesner, who scored one goal each. More assists for St. Louis came via Ryan Reader, who had two and Alex Werdmuller, Eduard Rumyantsev, and Hayden Smer, who each chipped in one.

Evansville did not reach the goal total it has come to expect this season. Evansville averages 2.3 goals per game.

Zach Young recorded 20 saves for St. Louis. St. Louis incurred 14 minutes in penalty time with seven minors. Evansville\’s Adam Conkling stopped 60 shots out of the 69 that he faced. Evansville incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors.