Midview controlled the puck for most of the first period but several shots came up empty. After a goal in the 10th minute, they failed to add on. As the period wore down, so did the Midview defense as the Hudson Explorers started to attack. After tying it with a little over a minute to go, the Explorers had a back breaking goal with only 2 seconds left.
It was all Hudson Explorers in the second period. Midview failed to convert on two power play tries and Hudson took full advantage of their own chances. By the end of the second period it was a blistering 6-1 Hudson lead. The Explorers were aided by a Brady Ludwig hat trick, and two goals by Danny LaFontaine.
Yet again, they struck late in the period when the Midview defense appeared to be out of sync and just plain tired.
The third period was more of the same, Hudson continuing to convert power plays for goals while Midview came up empty. By the time it was done, the running clock was on midway through the third period and it became a laugher as Hudson rolled to the 9-1 victory.
The player of the game was Brady Ludwig with 4 goals.
Midview vs Hudson
H 2 4 3 =9
M 1 0 0 = 1
Midview Goal. 1rst period. 4:20. Jonathan Rodgers unassisted.
Hudson Goal. 1rst period. 1:06. Brady Ludwig. Assist Alex Cole.
Hudson Goal. 1rst period. 0:2 Brady Ludwig. Assist Josh Karnofel.
Hudson Goal. 2nd period. 6:58 Danny LaFontaine. Assist Colin Dickenson
Hudson Goal 2nd period. 4:34 Cameron Slifko. Assist Josh Karnofel
Hudson Goal 2nd period. 1:01 Danny LaFontaine. Assist Josh Karnofel
Hudson Goal. 2nd period 0:28 Brady Ludwig. Assist Joe Collins
Hudson Goal. 3rd period 7:32 Brady Ludwig. Assist Blake Lori
Hudson Goal. 3rd period 2:56 Cameron Slifko. Assist Josh Karnofel.
Hudson Goal. 3rd period 1:02 Casper Thorberg. Assist Brady Ludwig.
Midview 9:32 of the second period. Did not convert.
Hudson 7:13 of the second period. Converted for a goal
Hudson 7:05 of the second period. Converted for a goal.
Midview 2:55 of the second period. Did not convert.
Midview 13:21 of the third period. Did not convert
Hudson 7:45 of the third period. Converted for a goal.
Midview 6:02 of the third period. Did not covert.