Archive for December, 2012

WorSharks two highlight goals beat Manchester 2-1

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Saturday, December 29, 2012

The Worcester Sharks got two point nights from Jon Matsumoto and James Sheppard and an outstanding goaltending performance from Harri Sateri to defeat the Manchester Monarchs 2-1 in the back half of a home and home Friday night at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts in front of 5,008 fans. Jon Matsumoto scoring the game [...]

Matsumoto, WorSharks stun Providence with late game winner

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Saturday, December 22, 2012

The Worcester Sharks and Providence Bruins played 40 minutes of what you would expect between the two clubs: hard hitting, low scoring hockey with lots of penalty minutes. When the smoke cleared on the final 20 minutes both teams had lost a one goal lead in a period that featured seven goals, culminating in Jon [...]

WorSharks finally special in 4-3 shootout win over Hershey

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Sunday, December 16, 2012

The Worcester Sharks may have lost the even strength battle but were able to connect for three power play goals and were a perfect five for five while shorthanded, which was good enough to get the game into a shootout where Jon Matsumoto scored the only goal to give the WorSharks a 4-3 comeback win [...]

WorSharks’ Kennedy named week’s best

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Monday, December 3, 2012

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League announced today that Worcester Sharks center Tim Kennedy has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Dec. 2, 2012. Kennedy scored five goals (plus one shootout goal) and posted a plus-5 rating in three road games to help the Sharks regain first [...]

Sateri’s 50 saves leads WorSharks over Providence 3-2

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Monday, December 3, 2012

The Worcester Sharks were outplayed for huge stretches of their Sunday matinee with the Providence Bruins but thanks to Harri Sateri’s 50 save performance and a little help from video replay were able to get the game to a shootout, where Sateri was once again perfect and James Sheppard connected for the only goal from [...]

Kennedy, WorSharks upend Sound Tigers 4-3

By Darryl Hunt - Last updated: Sunday, December 2, 2012

The Worcester Sharks couldn’t hold on to the two one goal leads given to them by Tim Kennedy, but goaltender Harri Sateri was perfect in overtime and in the shootout to help lead the WorSharks to a 4-3 win over the Sound Tigers Saturday night at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Special teams [...]