Alex Silver came up big, stopping 31 of 36 shots throughout the game. The Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts took the lead early in the third on a goal from Matt Mcelroy.
Brandon Rozema had a busy night with 2 assists and Oliver Joensson chipped in with 2 assists.
During the first period, Bocianoski opened the scoring for Evansville with a goal at 7:35 with a helper from defenseman Davenport. Brown answered for Nashville with a goal at 18:15 with helpers from his teammates Hrebik and O’neal. Biffignani quickly followed with a goal at 18:56 with assists from his linemates, Gardner and Spain.
During the second, Creekmur answered for Evansville with a goal at 8:55 with helpers from Rozema and Rowe. Zahoran scored a goal at 11:42. Alfieri quickly followed with a goal at 12:17.
In the third period, Mcelroy answered for the Jr. Thunderbolts with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 3:10 with assists from his linemates, Rozema and Joensson. Luke put in a goal at 7:29 with helpers from Urvater and Joensson.
This loss brings the Nashville Jr. Predators’ record to (1-6-1-0).