New Jersey Outlaws
The Outlaws have only hit the ice once this season, but they won in dominating fashion. In that game, they topped the North Jersey Blizzard by a 13-0 margin. The squad totaled eight goals on 21 shots in the second period during the impressive showing. Rocco Luppino scored four goals and added an assist to lead the team, with all four goals coming in that second period. Aaralyn Shen also netted a hat trick while five others added multi-point games, including three assists from Elias Bain. This team has dangerous chemistry that will be tough to fracture.
North Jersey Blizzard
Bouncing back from that tough loss to the Outlaws to open the season, the Blizzard got back on track with a 17-2 win over the Iceland Hamilton Huskies. They exploded out of the gates for 10 goals on only 15 shots in the first period. Jaxon Ott netted a hat trick and added an assist while Kyle Hauser recorded two goals and two assists to lead the team on the scoresheet. Four others had multi-goal games for the Blizzard in the win. The team has good scoring talent throughout the roster and can compete against any team when they create ample scoring opportunities.