Game preview 8/9

by Jon Kliment

The Elmira Enforcers finish up a weekend series with the Danville tonight at David S Palmer Arena at 7:05pm CST.

The Enforcers (18-11-2-3, 61 pts, .598%) will battle with Dashers (12-21-2-0, 40 pts, .381%) as they look to rebound from a 4-3 loss last night. After dropping the first weekend series against the Dashers the Enforcers won the next four matchups these teams played before last night.

Tonight’s game is the eigth of twelve meetings between the clubs this season.

TIME: 7:05 p.m. CST
PLACE: David S Palmer Arena


Stepan Timofeyev continues to be hot as he now rides a 7 game point streak in which he has 18 total points

- After last weekend Ahmed Mahfouz now leads the league in Assists with 37

- The Enforcers power play went two for six on the power play including a goal by Coach Brent Clarke 10 seconds into a power play in the third to tie the game


Fred Hein scored twice last night including the game winner with 1:04 left to play in the third period

Aaron Atwell returned to action with a two point night including a goal and an assist

Matt Kaludis stopped 44 of 47 Enforcer shots last night


Head Coach Brent Clarke, Forward Ahmed Mahfouz, Defender Glen Patterson, Forward Sean Reynolds, and Forward Kyle Stevens return to Danville after playing with the Dashers a season ago.

Troy Passingham played 8 games in 2016 for these Dashers.

Nathan Campbell began this season in Elmira with the Enforcers.