Friday, April 20, 2007
Catters go 2-1 in playoffs
Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Eric Meineke supports the Wildcatters' before an ECHL playoff hockey game against Gwinnett at Ford Arena in Beaumont on Wednesday, April 18, 2007.
Gwinnett's Brandon Kaleniecki (No. 19, bottom) and Dan Turple (No. 38, right) block Wildcatters' Allan Sirois (No. 19, top) from the puck during an ECHL playoff hockey game at Ford Arena.
Wildcatters' Kevin Baker (No. 71, left) throws a punch at Gwinnett's Paul Flache (No. 15, right) during an ECHL playoff hockey game.
Wildcatters' Daniel Sparre (No. 23, center) celebrates a goal against Gwinnett during an ECHL playoff hockey game.
Wildcatters and fans celebrate the sudden death overtime goal while Gwinnett's Joel Stepp (No. 8, bottom) absorbs the loss on the ice after an ECHL playoff hockey game at Ford Arena. The win gives the Wildcatters a 2-1 edge in the best-of-five series.
The puck goes down at 8:05 p.m. tonight (Friday) at Ford Arena in Beaumont. If the Wildcatters win, they advance. If they lose, the final game is at Ford Arena on Sunday.