SYDNEY – Geordie Wudrick tallied 2 points and Nathan Chiarlittii tallied 2 points helped as the Sydney Ice Dogs beat the Newcastle Northstars in a shootout 4-3 at the Macquarie Ice Rink on Saturday evening.
Geordie Wudrick scored 1 goal and got 1 assist for 2 points, as did Nathan Chiarlittii. Grant Toulmin got 3 assists for 3 points for the Ice Dogs.
Zane Jones scored 1 goals and got 2 assists for 3 points for the Northstars, and teammate Nick Rivait got 2 assists for 2 points.
“I think we out chanced them, and probably deserved the three points,” Newcastle captain David Ferrari said. “Shootouts are always a coin flip, its all in the ice and can always go either way.”
Nicholas Mizen was the winning goalie for Sydney Ice Dogs, making 31 saves on 34 shots, for a Save Percentage of 0.912. Dayne Davis was the losing goalie for Newcastle Northstars, making 24 saves on 27 shots, for a Save Percentage of 0.889.