Sluggish start sinks Wings in Windy City

01/22/2013 7:04 AM

01/22/2013 7:06 AM

The Chicago Soul defeated the Wichita Wings 23-14 on Monday night in Chicago.

The Wings put themselves in a huge hole in the first half against Chicago, trailing 6-0 after the first quarter and 15-2 at halftime before rallying to make the score 15-12 with a 10-0 third quarter.

The loss dropped Wichita to 6-10 overall. The Wings now return home to Hartman Arena. for a weekend doubleheader, taking on Milwaukee on Friday night and Chicago on Saturday.

Wichita 0 2 10 2 14
Chicago 6 9 0 8 23

First Quarter—Chicago, Munoz (unassisted), 4:33; Chicago, Da Silva (Farias), 11:52; Chicago, Radoncic (Richey), 14:56.

Second Quarter—Chicago, Steward (Radoncic), 1:08; Chicago, Farias (3-point) (unassisted), 1:55; Chicago, Radoncic (Munoz), 2:37; Chicago, Da Silva (Farias), 9:21; Wichita, Hoxie (unassisted), 9:34.

Third Quarter—Wichita, Gonzalez (Lemons), 4:35; Wichita, Berenzon (Lemons), 5:33; Wichita, Mesle (3-point) (Geison), 5:59; Wichita, Berenzon (3-point) (Tiguinho), 11:27.

Fourth Quarter—Chicago, Farias (Da Silva), 1:42; Chicago, Farias (3-point)(unassisted), 5:33; Wichita, Hoxie (Geison), 7:47; Chicago, Farias (3-point)(unassisted), 13:43

Shot on goal — Wichita 35, Chicago 25. Shots blocked — Wichita 3, Chicago 3. Powerplays — Wichita 38 (0 for 2), Chicago 28 (0 for 0). Penalties — First quarter: Wichita, Gleison (foul), 3:08. Chicago, Radoncic (foul), 5:26. Chicago, Ayegbusi (striking, blue card), 2 min., 9:14. Wichita, Ferrer (foul), 9:26. Chicago, Radoncic (foul), 12:09. Chicago, Munoz (foul), 14:34. Second quarter: Wichita, Moojen (foul), 5:59. Chicago, Degand (foul), 8:02. Wichita, Tiguinho (foul), 8:19. Wichita, Villegas (foul), 9:17. Wichita, Lemons (foul), 10:12. Wichita, Ferrer (foul), 11:00. Wichita, Hoxie (foul), 12:28. Third quarter: Chicago, Degand (foul), 2:57. Wichita, Moojen (foul), 10:13. Chicago, Summerville (Tripping, blue card), 2 min., 11:53. Chicago, Erik (foul), 14:16. Fourth quarter: Wichita, Mesle (foul), 1:17. Wichita, Geison (foul), 1:21. Chicago, Kletzien (foul), 3:01. Chicago, Radoncic (foul), 3:45. Wichita, Mesle (foul), 4:44. Chicago, Erik (foul), 6:55. Wichita, Villegas (foul), 11:43. Wichita, Villegas (foul), 12:09.

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