Titans Edge Tomahawks 4-3 in Overtime

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. – In a back and forth contest, the New Jersey Titans clipped the Johnstown Tomahawks 4-3 in overtime Friday night at Middletown Ice World.
Scoring Breakdown:
1st Period Recap
  • The Tomahawks fired the first goal of the game when Colin Price converted a Bennett Stockdale pass behind Titans goalie Brandon Perrone for his 11th of the season.
  • On a 4-on-4, the Titans tied the game 1-1 with a goal from Ryan Naumovski.
Shots on Goal After the First Period: Johnstown (12) | New Jersey (7)
2nd Period Recap
  • Both teams exchanged chances as the score remained 1-1 early in the second period.
  • Johnstown cracked the 1-1 tie at the 7:36 mark of the second period when Roman Kraemer fired his 10th of the season past Perrone. Oliver Benwell and Austin Friesen assisted on the goal.
  • One minute later, Michael Conlin tied the game for New Jersey with his first of the season.
Shots on Goal After the Second Period: Johnstown (20) | New Jersey (16)
3rd Period Recap:
  • The Tomahawks wasted little time taking a 3-2 lead as Benwell cashed in on the man advantage for his 25th of the season. Cam Hebert and Alex Wilkins assisted on the goal.
  • The Titans tied the game late in the third period with a goal from Spencer Stanley
Shots on Goal After the Third Period: Johnstown (33) | New Jersey (22)
Overtime Recap:
  • New Jersey forward Chris Garbe won the game in overtime with a goal with 58 seconds remaining in the overtime period.
Final Shots on Goal: Johnstown (36) | New Jersey (24)
Johnstown returns to 1ST SUMMIT ARENA Wednesday, March 6 for a 7 p.m. faceoff with Jamestown.
The homestand continues on Friday, March 8 for Fight Night II presented by Valley Printing. Four-time ECW Heavyweight Champion, “The Franchise” Shane Douglas will drop the ceremonial first puck and sign autographs.
Saturday, March is the annual Guns & Hoses game in conjunction with Brett Keisel Night. The two-time Super Bowl Champion will be on hand to drop the ceremonial first puck and sign autographs for fans.
Tickets: Ticketmaster.com