Kingsford, Michigan – December 12th, 2016 – The Negaunee Miners Hockey team traveled to Kingsford, Michigan tonight to face off against the Kingsford Flivvers. Ryan Ranguette and Luke Ghiardi were there to bring you all the action, LIVE from the U.P. Propane Press on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners started the game on fire and were able to kill a power play and were first to score with a goal by Shane Ring, to put the Miners up with a 1-0 lead over the Kingsford Flivvers. The Kingsford Flivvers were able to tie the game 1-1, with only 1:29 left on the clock in the first period. The Kingsford Flivvers quickly followed their first goal with a second and led the Miners 2-1 at the end of the first period on Sunny.FM.
The second period started with a lot of tough battles, but the Kingsford Flivvers took advantage of a power play and scored again to lead 3-1 against the Negaunee Miners. The Negaunee Miners continued to battle the Kingsford Flivvers and scored with just over 8 minutes left in the second, to trail 3-2. The Negaunee Miners played a strong game in the second period, but stilled trailed the Flivvers at the end of two periods.
The third period started with both teams having players in the box and the Miners had an additional minute on the power play, but could not capitalize on the opportunity. The Negaunee Miners found themselves at an advantage again early in the period on a 5 minutes power play, and they were able to score and tie the game 3-3 against the Kingsford Flivvers. The Negaunee Miners played a great offensive game throughout the period, but the Kingsford Flivvers were able to get two quick goals in less then 30 seconds led 5-3 with 2 minutes left in the game. The Kingsford Flivvers would score one more time before the end of the game and won 6-3 over the Negaunee Miners on Sunny.FM.
The Kingsford Flivvers defeated the Negaunee Miners (6-3) on Sunny.FM .
The next broadcast of Negaunee Miners Hockey will be on Thursday January 5th, 2017, when the Negaunee Miners host the Marquette Redmen. Join Ryan Ranguette for all the exciting action LIVE on Sunny.FM. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game Show will start around 6:30pm and the game will follow at 7:00pm.
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