Archive for March, 2012

WorSharks playoff hopes slowly vanish as skid hits four games

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Saturday, March 31, 2012

The Worcester Sharks recently ended one of the most disappointing road trips in team history by going winless in three games where all events pointed to them winning the contests, and then ran their losing streak to four games after surrendering five of the games final six goals in a 5-3 loss to the Portland [...]

WorSharks use blood and guts to defeat Bridgeport 5-2

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Monday, March 19, 2012

The Worcester Sharks were bloodied, both literally and figuratively, early in the contest but stormed back with four second period goals en route to a 5-2 win that sent the Bridgeport Sound Tigers home feeling like they were the ones beaten up Sunday afternoon at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts in front of 5,023 [...]

WorSharks green with envy after 4-1 loss to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Sunday, March 18, 2012

The Worcester Sharks spent St Patrick’s Day in The Keystone State, and hopefully they celebrated before the game because there wasn’t a whole lot to be happy about after being dominated in a 4-1 loss to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Saturday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania in front of [...]

WorSharks chomp Providence 5-2 to stay in playoff race

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Saturday, March 17, 2012

The Worcester Sharks went into Friday night’s contest looking for a little revenge for last weekend’s shutout loss to the Providence Bruins, and after notching three third period goals defeated the Baby-Bs 5-2 at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts in front of 7,787 fans to keep pace in the Eastern Conference playoff race. The [...]

WorSharks slowly sliding down standings, lose 4-1 to Adirondack

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Monday, March 12, 2012

The Worcester Sharks started a new game on Sunday afternoon but it looked a whole lot like just a continuation of Saturday night’s shutout loss to Providence with the WorSharks taking a large amount of shots but just not being able to put the puck into the net. Worcester was finally able to light the [...]

WorSharks powerless in 2-0 loss to Providence

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Sunday, March 11, 2012

The Worcester Sharks are averaging under three goals a game, so after scoring six against Portland on Friday night it wasn’t shocking to see the return of their scoring issues in Saturday’s contest, and the inability to put the puck in the net came back to bite the WorSharks on the backside as they were [...]

WorSharks put up a six-pack against Pirates, beat Portland 6-4

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Saturday, March 10, 2012

The Worcester Sharks got multiple point tallies from four players in a night that saw 11 different WorSharks hit the scoresheet, and they needed just about every single one of them to overcome some shaky goaltending in route to upending the Portland Pirates 6-4 Friday night at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts in front [...]

WorSharks not so special in 3-2 loss to Bridgeport

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Wednesday, March 7, 2012

The Worcester Sharks got two even strength goals from Brandon Mashinter but allowed three goals while shorthanded, which turned out to be the difference in a 3-2 loss to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers Tuesday night at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts in front of a intimate crowd in a game delayed over an hour [...]

WorSharks announce Clear Day Roster

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Courtesy of the Worcester Sharks: WORCESTER, MA– Worcester Sharks President Michael A. Mudd announced the Worcester Sharks 2011-12 Clear Day roster today, which consists of 20 skaters and two goaltenders. According to AHL by-laws, only the players listed on a team’s Clear Day roster are eligible to compete in the remainder of the AHL regular [...]

WorSharks score enough to steal point in 3-2 shootout loss to Portland

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Monday, March 5, 2012

The Worcester Sharks looked to take advantage of some offensive momentum gathered in their Saturday night win in Providence but the scoring doldrums popped right back up again in their contest Sunday afternoon against the Portland Pirates. Luckily for the WorSharks their two goals were enough to grab a point in a 3-2 shootout loss [...]

WorSharks score early and often, beat Providence 5-2

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Sunday, March 4, 2012

The Worcester Sharks bussed south down Route 146 to avenge last Friday night’s collapse to the Providence Bruins, and took it to the shorthanded Baby-Bs early with three opening period goals, the first two by captain Mike Moore, and then survived a couple bumps in the road to defeat their Atlantic Division rivals 5-2 at [...]