The Maine Nordiques were on the road for a 2 game weekend series against the Jamestown Rebels. On Friday, they fell on the short side of a 3-2 OT loss. Jack Strauss picked up the opening goal, however, Jamestown struck back. After a 1-1 first period, Isaiah Fox gave the Nords the 2-1 lead headed into the 3rd. In the 3rd the Rebels scored with less than 3 minutes to go, and would then pick up the winner late in OT.
Squaring off against the Maine Wild in Biddeford on Sunday, the L/A Nords scored 3 in the first, and never looked back as Joe Clark continued to tear it up. He had another 3 point night with 2 goals and the young defenseman Nick Pomerleau picked up his first-ever goal in the NA3HL, finding the back of the net late in the 1st. The Nordiques shutout the weekend 5-0 – Nick Beck with his second shutout this weekend. The Nordiques out-scored opponents 17-0 and their strong goaltending core of Jason St. Pierre and Nick Beck stopped all 73 shots they faced.
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The MNDP attended the CCM world invite in Chicago. In game 1 they were met with a tough battle, however, they got on the man advantage and capitalized giving them a power-play goal, and the 2-1 win. In game 2 they built a 2nd-period lead, and never looked back. They played with the lead to a T and picked up another 2-1 win.
On Saturday, the boys had an offensive explosion as they were able to win 4-0 in their first game of the day. In game 2, they found themselves coming up just short in a 1-0 loss. Unfortunately, that would be the end of their weekend, as they were in a 3-way tie for first and it came down to goal differential to see who advanced.