1. Home
  2. News
  3. RECAP: Glads shutout 3-0 in Savannah

RECAP: Glads shutout 3-0 in Savannah

Friday, February 23rd
RECAP: Glads shutout 3-0 in Savannah

SAVANNAH, Ga. The Atlanta Gladiators (17-33-2-1) had a strong performance in goal from Gustav Grigals, however it was Jesper Vikman of the Savannah Ghost Pirates (19-28-4-1) stopping all 26 shots he faced as the Ghost Pirates shutout the Gladiators 3-0 Friday night at Enmarket Arena in Savannah, Georgia.

BOX SCORE

First Star: Jesper Vikman (SAV) - 26 saves, shutout victory

Second Star: Kyle Jeffers (SAV) - 1 goal

Third Star: Brent Pedersen (SAV) - 1 goal, 1 assist

The Ghost Pirates opened the scoring courtesy of Bear Hughes just past the midway point of the first period to lead 1-0 (12:06).

With time running out in the first period, Kyle Jeffers scored on a breakaway to give Savannah a 2-0 lead (19:59).

Both teams exchanged opportunities in the second period, however both goaltenders stood tall not wanting to give up a goal in the middle frame.

Savannah extended their lead to 3-0 early in the third period as Brent Pedersen scored his 13th of the season (5:56).

Jesper Vikman stopped all 26 shots he faced in the shutout win over Atlanta, meanwhile Gustav Grigals made 36 saves in the loss for the Gladiators.

Check out the highlights below.

Latest News

More News
RECAP: Gladiators shutout by Everblades in final home tilt
RECAP: Gladiators shutout by Everblades in final home tilt
RECAP: Aucoin scores third goal in two games, Glads lose 4-1
RECAP: Aucoin scores third goal in two games, Glads lose 4-1
RECAP: First period frenzy lifts Gladiators to 4-0 victory over Icemen
RECAP: First period frenzy lifts Gladiators to 4-0 victory over Icemen

Get Hockey Updates

Sign up for our email newsletter to be the first to know about news and upcoming games!