Finger’s late goal lifts Bruins to win

Published 10:59 pm Saturday, December 4, 2010

Jeremy Finger scored the game winning goal for the Austin Bruins with 4:24 left in the third period to clinch a 5-4 win over Alexandria (11-9-3 overall) in Riverside Arena Saturday.

The Bruins (8-14-1 overall) led 3-0 after Jordan Greenberg netted his second goal of the net to open the second period, but Alexandria scored the next four goals to take a 4-3 lead.

Sam Olson tied the game with 10:52 left in the third period for Austin.

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Eamon McAdam had 25 saves on 29 shots for Austin in goal and Keegan Asmundson stopped all six shots that he saw.


Alexandria 0 4 0 – 4

Austin            2 1 2 – 5

(A) Trevor Waldoch (powerplay) (Charlie Adams) 2:31

(A) Jordan Greenberg (Sam Olson) 16:44

Second period

(A) Greenberg (shorthanded) 0:00

(ALEX) Thomas Williams (Steve Zierke, Jeff Bergh) 5:04

(ALEX) Gerald Owen (Tyler Swanson, Nardo Nagtzamm) 10:26

(ALEX) Alex Altenbend (powerplay) (Nagtzaam, Michael Pieper)

(ALEX) Nagtzaam (powerplay) (Pieper, Brent Bain) 18:27

Third period

(A) Olson (Trevor Owens) 9:08

(A) Jeremy Finger (Owens, Jonathan Gehrt) 15:16

Power plays – Austin: 1-for-6; Alexandria: 2-for-6

Shots on goal – Austin: 35; Alexandria: 32