Turin’s big game bests Battle Creek in 7-2 St. Louis win

Dec 22, 2013

The St. Louis Jr. Blues\’ Alexander Turin had a big offensive game, scoring one goal and contributing two assists in his team\’s 7-2 win over the Battle Creek Revolution.

Turin got on the board by slotting home a goal 6:49 into the second period to make the score 3-0 St. Louis. Adam Roeder assisted on the tally. Turin dished an assist on Simon Koscielski\’s goal that made the score 1-0 St. Louis at 14:22 into the first period. He added another helper on Samuel Maddox\’s goal that made the score 7-0 St. Louis at 12:23 into the second period.

Battle Creek was unable to stop St. Louis from sending pucks towards the net, and the Jr. Blues eventually piled up 61 shots on goal. St. Louis found the back of the net more times than it usually has this season. The Jr. Blues have scored at the pace of 4.1 goals per game during the current campaign.

St. Louis additionally got points from Koscielski, who also grabbed one goal and one assist and Mike Lozano, who also racked up one goal and one assist. St. Louis also got a goal from Zane OBryan as well. More assists for St. Louis came via Kyle Meeh, who had two and Kevin Gregory, Andrew McGlynn, and Christian Argyros, who contributed one a piece.

Clint Steinmeyer recorded 20 saves for St. Louis. The Jr. Blues totaled 21 minutes in penalty time with three minors and one major and went 1-for-2 on the power play. St. Louis ran into serious disciplinary problems during the contest, and McGlynn was ejected from the game. Zach Kooi rejected 54 shots on goal for the Revolution. Battle Creek incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors.