Yosaku Scores 3 First Period Goals, Bests Maine Beer Co. Bucks 4-2

by Marie Evelyn Byng

Date: September 22, 2023

Venue: William B. Troubh Ice Arena, Portland, ME


 In a highly anticipated Friday night hockey matchup, Yosaku faced off against the Maine Beer Co. Bucks at the William B. Troubh Ice Arena. Yosaku came out strong, dominating the first period with three goals. Bill Paradis, Matt Roy, and Tom Hall scored for Yosaku, establishing a commanding 3-0 lead.

The second period saw Yosaku extend their lead to 4-0 with a goal from Andrew Sangalang. Yosaku's Evan Lewis put up an impressive performance as the goaltender, making 31 crucial saves throughout the game.

Although the Maine Beer Co. Bucks mounted a comeback effort in the third period, with Dave Esheverria scoring two goals, they couldn't catch up to Yosaku. The final score was 4-2 in favor of Yosaku.

Dave Whiting of Yosaku earned the 1st Star of the game with two assists, while Evan Lewis earned the 2nd Star with his stellar goaltending, and Dave Esheverria of the Maine Beer Co. Bucks secured the 3rd Star with two late goals.

It was an exciting Friday night tilt filled with action and suspense, ultimately resulting in a well-deserved victory for Yosaku.

Next Up: Yosaku (2-2) will host the Portland Firefighters (0-2) next Tuesday 9/26, puck drops @7:00pm

     Maine Beer Company Bucks (2-2) next game will open the new month on Sunday 10/1 vs Jiffy Car Wash (1-1-1) @6:10pm