January 16, 2023
Mavs split weekend against Metro, Cyclones
Mount Clemens, Michigan - In their fourth matchup of the season on Friday night, the
Mavericks fell to the Jets.
The Jets scored four goals in the first period, including one on a power play while Mavs captain Colin Crowley was in the penalty box for tripping The Mavs had a better showing in the second period: Jadon Beard scored the sole goal with assists from David MacDonald and Grant Hendrickson on a power play. at 11:03. Despite this, the Jets added two goals, a minute apart, in the third period for a final score of 6-1, In net.
Brendan Cobb blocked 39 of the Jets 45 total shots.
Cincinnati, Ohio - The Mavs were back on the road the next day and quickly turned that losing
streak around with an away win at Cincinnati With assists from Crowley and Carson Johnston, defenseman Charlie Friel started the Mavs off
strong, scoring his third goal of the season 48 seconds after the puck dropped. The Cyclones successfully fended the Mavericks off for the rest of the period, but the Mavs added another two goals in the second period. With assists from Kyle Hauer and Matt Scott, Swiss forward Yannick Rizzi scored his first goal as a Maverick 4:50 into the period; and on a power play, Hendrickson and Friel assisted Johnston to add his twelfth of the season with 46 seconds left on the clock The Cyclones scored their only goal at 6:37 in the third period, but the Mavericks refused to allow another goal in for a final score of 3-1. Kyle Diehr finished his thirteenth game in the net with a total of 26/27 blocked shots. The Mavericks play a home and away series against the Jets this weekend, starting with a game at Chiller North on Friday night at 8:30 p.m. before traveling back to Mount Clemens for a 4:30
puck drop on Saturday.
Winnie Ha, Mavericks Communications