B-52s win season finale

02/16/2014 8:21 AM

02/16/2014 8:22 AM

The Wichita B-52s won their season finale on Saturday night, defeating the Illinios Piasa 6-3 in Pontoon Beach, Ill.

Matt Clare scored two goals for Wichita as the B-52s cruised to a 5-0 lead early in the third quarter. Illinois rallied to make the score 5-3, but Valley Center native Brent Hobson put the Piasa on ice with the final goal of the game.

The B-52s finished the season on a two-game winning streak and with a final record of 7-9.

Wichita 1 2 2 1 6
Illinois 0 0 1 2 3

First — Scoring, 1, Wichita, Cordoves (Sack), 5:04.

Second — Scoring, 2, Wichita, Clare (Lawter), 4:11. 3, Wichita, Clare (Bryant), 1:16. Penalties — Illinois, Nativo (6 fouls), 2:51. Wichita, Martinez (6 fouls), 10:52.

Third — Scoring, 4, Wichita, Bryant, Clare (Bryant), 1:16. 5, Wichita, Pittman (Chang), 10:31. 6, Illinois, 12:28. Penalties — Illinois, Nativo (6 fouls), 4:24. Illinois, kicking. Wichita, Chang (6 fouls), 12:15. Wichita, Clare (Ill. sub FX (bc), 12:15.

Fourth — Scoring, 7, Illinois, 4:33. 8, Illinois, 7:58. 9, Wichita, Hobson (Chang), 14:30. Penalties — Illinois, Nativo (6 fouls), 10:54. Illinois, (too many team), 13:32.

Shots on goal — Wichita 43 3 — 46. Illinois 22 2 — 24.

Power plays — Wichita 3-5 — 6. Illinois 1-3 — 10.

Goalies — Wichita, Dewey 22, 19 saves. Illinois, Hagerty 43, 37 saves.

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