Tomahawks Stay Alive with 2-1 Win

Johnstown, Pa – The Johnstown Tomahawks concluded their three-game-weekend against the Northeast Generals with 2-1 regulation win.

 

Johnstown scored the only goal of the first period at 4:01. Samuel Solensky scored his sixteenth goal of the season, beating Northeast’s goalie, Marko Sturma with a five-hole shot. The assists went to Roman Kraemer and Joe Kile.

 

In the second period, Northeast tied the game on a short-handed breakaway goal from Alex Cohen. Cohen’s goal was his ninth of the season and Patrick Harrington picked up the lone assist.

 

After two period the game was tied, 1-1.

 

In the third period, Johnstown took the lead when Carson Briere netted his tenth goal of the season, while on the power play. The assist went to Roman Kraemer at 6:22.

 

Kraemer’s goal would be the game-winning goal as Jack Leavy and the Tomahawks shut the door the rest of the way and picked up the 2-1 victory.

 

Johnstown heads back on the road next weekend when they travel to New Jersey to take on the Titans for three games on March 23-25.

 

The Tomahawks are back home on April 6-7 to close out the 2017-18 NAHL regular season when they host the visiting Philadelphia Rebels. It’s Fan Appreciation Weekend presented by UPMC Health Plan. The Tomahawks will say “Thank you” to their fans with special events, activities, and giveaways during the team’s final regular-season weekend featuring the fan favorite Scratch Off Giveaways with guaranteed winners on every ticket. There will also be a surprise mystery celebrity guest appearance.

 

On April 7, Fan Appreciation Weekend will continue in the Tomahawks season finale and will include live music, tons of giveaways, and the chance for a fan to win a new car!

 

Tickets are still available and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com – calling Ticketmaster directly at 1-800-745-3000, or visiting 1st Summit Arena @ Cambria County War Memorial box office.