The Eels Elite team squared off on Wednesday against the Typhoon and brought home their 6th win in the last 7 games. The Elite team has been red scorching hot. The Eels have rose to being tied in the Division with Tampa for 1st place and 4th overall in the Entire USPHL Elite Division. They also have played 3 fewer games than Tampa. So this was a key win. The Elite team is now 8 points ahead of the Florida Junior Blades and the Blades are off this weekend. So the Eels have a good chance of going up 2 more points in the standing over the Blades.
In the game Wednesday the Eels pounded 47 shots on the Typhoon and Eels goalie Jake Mork turned away 25 of 27 shots. He continues to be one of the top netminders in the league with his impressive 2.10 GAA and a .936 Sav%
This weekend the Eels Elite team squares off vs. the Typhoon at home to complete the weekend home and away series. Game time 10:30 am
Florida Eels 5 at Palm Beach Typhoon 2 – Status: Final
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 – Palm Beach Skate Zone
Florida Eels 2 1 2 – 5
Palm Beach Typhoon 1 0 1 – 2
1st Period-1, Florida Eels, Carpenter 7 (Harrop, Ingalls), 8:02 (PP). 2, Florida Eels, Ingalls 5 (Ward, Engles), 10:30. 3, Palm Beach Typhoon, Aulisio 2 (Murano), 19:13. Penalties-Barilla Pbt (bench -too many players on the ice), 6:59; ClIngerman Eel (slashing), 10:41; Ermi Pbt (roughing), 10:41; Campbell Eel (slashing), 11:41.
2nd Period-4, Florida Eels, Corbett 1 (ClIngerman, Rioux), 18:16. Penalties-Corbett Eel (roughing), 5:21; Harrop Eel (tripping), 8:11.
3rd Period-5, Palm Beach Typhoon, Zamiello 10 9:55. 6, Florida Eels, Hughes 1 (Engles), 10:50 (PP). 7, Florida Eels, Rioux 3 (Hughes), 13:50. Penalties-Zamiello Pbt (roughing), 10:42.
Shots on Goal-Florida Eels 16-13-18-47. Palm Beach Typhoon 9-15-10-34.
Power Play Opportunities-Florida Eels 2 / 0; Palm Beach Typhoon 0 / 0.
Goalies-Florida Eels, Mork 7-1-0-0 (34 shots-32 saves). Palm Beach Typhoon, Libutti 1-5-0-0 (47 shots-42 saves).