JOHNSTOWN, Penn. – The Johnstown Tomahawks held on to the end in a high scoring contest, but fell to the New Jersey Titans in a shootout, ending the game 5-6.
The Tomahawks wore special teal jerseys in an effort to Paint the Towns Teal, supporting Ovarian Cancer Awareness. These jerseys were made available through DASH Auctions to fans, with proceeds benefiting the Ann Harris Smith Foundation.
1st Period Recap
- No scores
Shots on Goal After the First Period: Johnstown (9) | New Jersey (9)
2nd Period Recap
- Noah Basarab put the Tomahawks on the board with the a assists going to Carson Gallagher and Bennett Stockdale.
- The Titans tied the score at 1 off the stick of Tyler Nielsen, with the assist to Matt Cameron.
- New Jersey breaks the tie, going up 2-1 with a goal from Chris Garbe, assisted by Mitch Machlitt and Cade Penney.
- Mac Wiseman furthers the Titans lead to 3-1, with assists going to Matt Cameron and Kyler Head.
- Bennett Stockdale found the back of the net, making it 3-2, with the assist from Sean Bauchens.
Shots on Goal After the Second Period: Johnstown (19) | New Jersey (20)
3rd Period Recap:
- Quinn Warmuth tied it up, 3-3, with assists coming from Tristan Poissant and Matthew Doyle.
- The Tomahawks pulled ahead 4-3 with Matthew Doyle scoring off the assist from Jesse Lycan.
- New Jersey again ties the score at 4-4, with a goal from Mitch Machlitt, assisted by Ole Andersen and Matthew Iasenza.
Shots on Goal After the Third Period: Johnstown (26) | New Jersey (29)
OT / Shootout Recap:
- Mitch Machlitt scores the game winner in a shootout.
Final Shots on Goal count: Johnstown (29) | New Jersey (30)
The Tomahawks will hit the road next weekend for contests against the Maine Nordiques. Johnstown will return home later in October to take on the Northeast Generals on October 25th, 26th, and 27th.Two promotions are on deck with the next home stand, when October 26th will be Trick or Treat Night at 1ST SUMMIT ARENA, and October 27 is the annual Sundies Undies Toss.
Tickets are available in-person at the 1st Summit Arena Box Office and online at www.1stSummitArena.com/go/Tomahawks.