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Marines Clip Eagles Wings



Patrick Henry scored the eventual game winning goal with 42 seconds gone by in the second stanza. Mathew Marino picked up his third win in five starts for the Long Beach Marines. Matteo Bellise got the nod in net for the Bethpage Eagles. Marko Lisica did not draw in for Bethpage. The Eagles are 1-2 through three games without Lisica. The Long Beach Marines defeated the Bethpage Eagles by a final score of 8-2. The Marines moved to 3-1-0-1 on the season. The Eagles dropped to 4-2 on the campaign.

The Long Beach Marines were firing on all cylinders at the start of the first period. Matteo Bellise strung together a series of show stopping save to keep the game tied early on. Liam Young gave the Long Beach Marines a 1-0 lead with 9:50 gone by in the first frame. Long Beach led for the remainder of the game. Patrick Henry scored a power play goal with 14:43 gone by in the 1st period. Long Beach led by two goals after fifteen minutes of play. 

Forty-two seconds into the second stanza, Patrick Henry scored the eventual game winning goal for the Long Beach Marines. The Eagles attempted to fire back, but Mathew Marino stopped them in their tracks. Richie Behr potted his first of the night to give the Marines a 4-0 lead with 11:26 gone by in the 2nd period. Patrick Henry completed the Hat Trick with 14:27 gone by in the second frame. The Long Beach Marines led 5-0 after thirty minutes of regulation. 

Tyler Wodika put Bethpage on the board with 4:21 gone by in the period. Long Beach went back up by five after a goal by Quinn Judge. Richie Behr scored his second of the night with 9:25 gone by in the final frame. Just fifteen seconds later, Nicolas Morolla scored a power play goal for the Eagles. Richie Behr completed the Hat Trick with 10:42 gone by in the 3rd period. 

Scoring Summary

PeriodTimeGoal Scorer (Team)Assist(s)Goal Type
1st09:50Liam Young (Long Beach)
1st14:43Patrick Henry (Long Beach)Daniel McArdlePower Play Goal (PPG)
2nd00:42Patrick Henry (Long Beach)Richard Behr JrGame Winning Goal (GWG)
2nd11:26Richard Behr Jr (Long Beach)Michael Calvi
2nd14:27Patrick Henry (Long Beach)Sean Sullivan
3rd04:21Tyler Wodika (Bethpage)Justin Verdi
3rd07:33Quinn Judge (Long Beach)Liam Young, Joseph Henry
3rd09:24Richard Behr Jr (Long Beach)Patrick Henry
3rd09:39Nicholas Morolla (Bethpage)Stavros LikourentzosPower Play Goal (PPG)
3rd10:42Richard Behr Jr (Long Beach)

Three Stars of the Game

StarPlayer (Team)Stat LinePerformance Summary
1stPatrick Henry (Long Beach)Hat Trick, GWG, 1 AssistHenry netted the first of two Hat Tricks for the Marines and scored the eventual game winning goal.
2ndRichie Behr (Long Beach)Hat TrickBehr netted the second Hat Trick of the game in a dominant performance for Long Beach.
3rdLiam Young (Long Beach)1 Goal, 1 AssistYoung opened the scoring for the Marines and garnered an assist on the night.
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