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Breezy Point hangs on, beats Rochester 3-1

Breezy Point took the lead against Rochester in the first period and maintained it until the end of the game to secure a tight 3-1 victory.

Breezy Point took over the lead for good with a goal by Sean Viti at 14:02 in the first period. Christian Lenzmeier provided the assist.

Breezy Point\’s Magnus Lindhe was a brick wall in net, as he came up with 26 saves and let only one puck past him. Lindhe certainly lowered his goals against average, which was 2.78 entering the contest.

Breezy Point was paced by Austin Langworthy, who tallied one goal. Langworthy scored 4:17 into the second period to make the score 2-0 Breezy Point. Tyler Larwood picked up the assist.

Rochester was unable to stop Breezy Point from sending pucks towards the net, and Breezy Point eventually piled up 45 shots on goal. Breezy Point got an offensive boost from its blueliners, who contributed two goals during the game.

Breezy Point additionally got points from Viti, who also had one goal and one assist to lead the team in points. Andrew Heckaman also scored for Breezy Point. More assists for Breezy Point came via Alec Hooper, who had one.

Rochester stifled Breezy Point\’s power play, and did not give up a single goal while down a man.

Rochester was led by Evan Sabo, who scored the team\’s only goal. Sabo scored on the power play 17:46 into the second period to make the score 2-1 Breezy Point. Rochester had gained a power play chance when Heckaman was whistled for interference. Dominik Bogdzuil provided the assist.

Breezy Point incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors. Kyle Plantz made 42 saves for Rochester on 44 shots. Rochester incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors.