RIDING, Pennsylvania – The Kelly Cup Northern Division final will be reduced to the decisive 7th game on Monday after Newfoundland doubled Reading 4-2 on Saturday at the Santander Arena.
The Growlers scored three times in the first 21 minutes to gain the upper hand. Kevin Conley and Brad Morrison scored goals in the second period of the royal team to reduce the deficit to 3-2.
Reading failed to equalize within the last 20 minutes of regulation, and Gordy Green withdrew the game due to an empty net in the final minutes.
With the result of the series with a score of 3-3 Reading hopes to gain an advantage on home ice and reach the final of four Kelly Cups.