DeConcini scores four in shutout victory
Jack DeConcini recorded a hat trick and a fourth goal as the Lakers bombarded Prairie Centre 8-0 in running time at Kent Freeman Arena Thursday night in Mid-State Conference boys hockey action.
DeConcini opened the scoring for the Lakers on an assist by Carson Reep five minutes into play.
DL outshot the North Stars 14-3 in the period but goalie Jesson Gould kept the Stars in the game.
Gould’s luck unraveled in a six-goal second period for DL.
Paskey hit a pipe and DeConcini cleaned up the rebound shorthanded 26 seconds into the period, followed by Adam Gotchie from Ben Unruh and Collin GInnaty a 1:19 for a quick 3-0 lead.
DeConcini got the hat trick on the power play at 3:20 and had the secondary assist on DL’s fifth goal scored by Jeric Giwoyna from Ben Unruh at 4:50.
Trey Seebold continued the bombardment at 6:02 on power play assists by Bailey Tulius and Paskey.
Paskey had a three point night, all assists.
Tulius set up DeConcini’s fourth goal at 10:25 and the Lakers went to the second intermission up 7-nil.
Jackson Carlblom set up Reep early in the third period with the final tally of the night. Reep had a two-point game and recorded his first career varsity goal.
DL outshot the Stars 39-11. Ben Boomgarden recorded his first shutout of the season.
The Lakers (8-6-1, 3-1) host a struggling Kittson Central (1-13-1) club in a Section 8A game at 3 p.m.
PC 0 0 0 — 0
DL 1 6 1 — 8
First Period --
DL - DeConcini Goal (even strength) (Reep) 5:25.
Second Period --
DL - DeConcini Goal (short handed) (Paskey)
DL - Gotchie Goal (even strength) (Unruh, Ginnaty)
DL - DeConcini Goal (power play) (Ginnaty, Seebold)
DL - Giwoyna Goal (even strength) (Unruh, Deconcini)
DL - Seebold Goal (power play) (Tulius, Paskey)
DL - Deconcini Goal (even strength) (Tulius)
DL - Reep Goal (even strength) (Carlblom)
Saves: PC - Gould 31/39; DL - Boomgarden 11/11