The Long Beach Sharks' defense had a poor night, allowing the L/A Nordiques 26 shots throughout the game. The L/A Nordiques took the lead early in the first on a goal from Clifford Ogle and never looked back.
Caleb Labrie delivered for his team with 3 points (2 goals, 1 assist) and Colby Audette contributed with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).
During the first period, Ogle opened the scoring for L/A with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 1:20 with helpers from teammates Labrie and Ouellette. Colclough netted a goal at 15:08 with a helper from defenseman Mccormick.
In the second, Labrie scored a goal at 7:42 with assists from Ouellette and Ogle. Berry deposited a goal at 11:41 with assists from Ouellette and Colclough. Ventura put in a goal at 16:10 with helpers from Mullen and Chauvin. Labrie netted a goal at 19:15 with an assist from fellow Nordiques forward Audette.
During the third period, Audette scored a goal at 5:28 with helpers from Tehan and O’keefe.
This loss brings the Long Beach Sharks’ record to (5-26-1-0).