Ten Eyck’s goal gives Wings victory
01/15/2012 5:00 AM
01/15/2012 8:46 AM
Kevin Ten Eyck’s goal with 2:56 left was the game-winner as the Wings beat the Missouri Comets 10-9 on Saturday night in Independence, Mo.
Ten Eyck’s goal capped a back-and-forth game. Wichita scored’s Federico Moojen scored the game’s first goal to make it 2-0, the Geison hit a three-point shot later in the first period to put the Comets ahead 3-2. The teams traded two-point goals the rest of the way.
Wichita goalkeeper Sanaldo Carvalho had 17 saves.
Daniel Villegas and Fausto each had a goal and an assist for the Wings.
First quarter — 1, Wichita, Moojen (Fausto), 8:14 (sh). 2, Missouri, Geison, 12:05 (3pt). Penalty — Harris, Missouri (tripping), 7:24.
Second quarter — 3, Wichita, Fausto (Villegas), 1:55. 4, Missouri, Alvarez (Rodriguez), 9:35. 5, Wichita, Cushing (Beasley), 9:41. 6, Missouri, Assadpour (Sosa), 11:32. Penalty — Quiroz, Wichita (tripping), 800.
Third quarter — 7, Wichita, Villegas (Perez), 7:31.
Fouth quarter — 8, Missouri, Rodriguez (Alvarez), 6:21. 9, Wichita, Ten Eyck, 12:04. Penalty — Carvalho, Wichita (hand ball), 1:27.
Shots — Wichita 13-6-19, Missouri 21-4-25.
Goalkeepers — Wichita, Carvalho, 21 shots, 17 saves. Missouri, Waltman, 13-8.
Power plays — Wichita 0 for 1, Missouri 0 for 2.
A — 8,276,
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