USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program enters play this weekend with a 18-5-0-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL) record after the U18s swept its weekend home series against the Phantoms. On Thursday afternoon, the U18s took care of business with another come from behind win for a 5-2 win. Ryan Fine (Center Moriches, N.Y.) tallied two goals and Will Vote (Arlington, Mass.) netted the game-winning goal in the second period. The following night, it took more than regulation to decide the victor as Gabe Perreault (Hinsdale, Ill.) netted the overtime game winner :24 seconds into it. Will Smith (Lexington, Mass.) totaled a goal and an assist, extending his historic point streak to 14 games with at least a point in every game this season
The Youngstown Phantoms visit USA Hockey Arena once again Friday night (Nov. 4) with faceoff set for 7:00 p.m. ET.
Overall Record: U18: 13-1-0-0 | U17: 5-4-0-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL)
Team USA USHL Record: 7-2-0-0 (W-L-OTL-SOL) with 14 PTS in nine GP, 1st place in the Eastern Conference