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Penguins Game Report Penguins 6, Hershey 2

September 30, 2018

Hershey 0 2 0 — 2 Penguins 2 3 1 — 6

First period: Scoring - 1, WBS, Lafferty (Angello, Abt), 10:30; 2, WBS, Miletic (Josephs, Lindberg), 11:38. Penalties - WBS, Olund, tripping 5:10; Hershey, Williams, hooking 12:07; Hershey, Williams, slashing 14:37; WBS, Wilson, tripping 16:18.

Second period: Scoring - 3, Hershey, Morin (Williams), 0:15; 4, WBS, Prow (Austin, Johnson), 7:48; 5, Hershey, Whitney (Malenstyn, Hobbs), 13:33; 6, WBS, Blueger (Haggerty), 14:07; 7, WBS, Lafferty (Abt), 16:56. Penalties - WBS, Abt, cross-checking 1:44; Hershey, Whitney, high sticking (double minor) 2:50.

Third period: Scoring - 8, WBS, Miletic (Haggerty, O’Neill), 9:21 (PP). Penalties - WBS, Wilson, holding 0:42; WBS, Lafferty, interference 5:14; Hershey, Bindulis, holding 8:19; WBS, O’Neill, high sticking and cross checking 14:07.

Shots on goal: Hershey 2 7 6 - 15; WBS 9 11 12 - 32.

Goaltenders: Hershey, Vanecek (26 saves on 32 shots); WBS, Peters (13 saves on 15 shots).

Power-play opportunities: Hershey 0 for 7; WBS 1 for 4.

Referees: Beaudry Halkidis and Mike Dietrich. Linesmen: Jesse Marquis and Scott Pomento.

Three stars

1. Penguins forward Sam Miletic, two goals

2. Penguins forward Sam Lafferty, two goals

3. Penguins forward Ryan Haggerty, two assists

By the numbers

11 — times the Penguins have beaten Hershey in their last 13 meetings, dating back to the start of the 2017-18 regular season.

Penguins lineup

Forwards: Garrett Wilson-Linus Olund-Jimmy Hayes

Thomas Di Pauli-Teddy Blueger-Anthony Angello

Adam Johnson-Sam Lafferty-Ryan Haggerty

Troy Josephs-Tobias Lindberg-Sam Miletic

Defensemen: Will O’Neill-Chris Summers

Johnny Austin-Stefan Elliott

Matt Abt-Ethan Prow

Goalies: Anthony Peters-Danny Tirone

Up next

The two teams will bus down Interstate 81 and play again today at 5 p.m. at Hershey’s Giant Center in the Penguins’ final preseason game.

— TYLER PICCOTTI

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